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How you can become a sponsor
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"This has been a life changing experience. I am so proud of myself for participating int the ERC program the encouragement I received gave me the confidence and leadership skills I needed to help me develop my goals."



What benefits would you get from sponsoring an ERC program?

  • Your company logo on all materials including booklets, posters and more.
  • An improved perception of your company by helping local communities.
  • An increase in the recruitment of local workers.
  • An increase in the retention of female workers who report feeling more valued
    by employers that participate in our programs.
  • Personal and professional development of employees who participate as Role Models.
  • Helping to provide your region with more qualified and localized workers.
  • A well-established avenue to strategically help with your Benefits and Diversity Plans and initiatives.
  • Profile raising and increased positive perception of your company and your
    industry for "giving back."
  • Donors receive a charitable tax receipt for full amount donated.
  • Mentorship opportunities


  • Is there a program that is speaking to you that you would like to your company or organization to participate in?
  • Are you looking for a way to "give back" to a local community?
  • Do you see the value in our programs but would like some variation to best suit your needs, industry or region?
  • Are you looking for a way to retain current female employees?
  • Are you looking for a way to meet your Benefits and Diversity plans and initiatives

If you said "Yes" to any of the above questions we'd love to talk to you.

If your company or organization would like to participate in our worthwhile and lifechanging programs for girls and young women please contact us!

We would be happy to answer questions and work with you to suit your company or organizational needs. Together, we can help meet labour requirements while increasing women's participation in the natural resource sector.

31 Peet Street, Suite 109, St. John's, NL A1B 3W8
Tel: (709) 738-3713 Fax: (709) 738-3743 Toll Free: 1-800-738-3713
Email: info@wrdc.nf.ca

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