Fundraising Letter November 2021

Dear Friends, Prayerful, grateful, blessed, and ready to help more women affected by injustice – the Women’s Inter-Church Council of Canada (WICC) is all of these because of generous and faithful support from people like you.  Together we are engaging new people and making a difference in many lives. Donations allow our mission to empower… Read more »


Rev. Lynn Mitchell’s WICC Board Story

Hello to all.  I’m the Rev. Lynn Mitchell of Trenton, Ontario.  This beautiful town is located on the Bay of Quinte, at the mouth of the Trent-Severn waterway. I have several roles with the Women’s Inter-Church Council of Canada: Anglican Church appointed representative, chair of the Fellowship of the Least Coin (FLC) board team and… Read more »


Book Recommendation by Cath MacKeil, Executive Director WICC

I recently read “Five Little Indians” by Michelle Good, which has won several awards including the Canada Council for the Arts Governor General’s Literary Award, the 2021 Amazon Canada First Novel Award, the Writer’s Trust of Canada Fiction Prize, and the Scotiabank Giller Prize. Good is a member of the Red Pheasant Cree Nation, and… Read more »



Win Czum – WICC Board Story

I’m Win Czum, WICC board member appointed by the United Church Women (UCW) of Canada. I bring information to the UCW national group who have communications reps to further share the news. As well as being the UCW rep on the board, I am a member of the Marketing/Communications team. Over fifty years ago, I… Read more »


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Which country is writing the 2023 World Day of Prayer service?  Taiwan Are you seeking funding for a social justice project in your community?  WICC distributes WDP grants up to $5,000.  Application deadline: March 31, 2022. Go to wicc.org for details. What is WICC?  WICC is a national ecumenical organization with a mission to empower… Read more »


Ideas for Creative World Day of Prayer Events

World Day of Prayer is more than just a day; it is a movement that invites people around the world to join in prayer and action for peace and justice. Organizers are welcome to use a creative event to celebrate WDP.  Let the 2022 theme “I Know the Plans I have for You” inspire you. Be sure… Read more »




Donations

Donations are gratefully received as they are vital for maintaining World Day of Prayer and delivering the Women’s Inter-Church Council of Canada’s grant program. Anyone attending a World Day of Prayer service should have an opportunity to donate. **** ONLINE DONATIONS: We are encouraging online donations. This will help keep us safe during COVID-19, and… Read more »