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Anna Appearances Sponsors WEIF
WEIF is proud to announce its newest partner, Anna Appearances, which is a non-profit project founded by 17-year-old Maria Park from Corner Brook, Newfoundland. Maria make appearances as Disney's Frozen Princess Anna at parties and events. One hundred percent of the proceeds go towards providing quality education to children in Bihar, India.
LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics Sponsors WEIF
WEIF is extremely pleased to announce its ongoing partnership with LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics. Through LUSH's Charity Pot Program, WEIF has received continued support for women in the neighboring villages of Navapada, Khadikipada and Shisane. Beginning July 2015, the Village Improvement Program will expand into Bihar, India’s second poorest state, where women in the villages of Padampur and Sattarkattaiya will receive support from LUSH.
ACGC Top 30 Under 30
WEIF is proud to announce that two of our members, Erin Balcom and Julia Rudzitis, are honoured recipients of the Alberta Council for Global Cooperation's Top 30 Under 30 Albertans working for global change.

Our Youngest Donor
At just 8 years old, Keltie's open-heartedness and generosity make her a role model for us all. For her birthday Keltie decided to give a gift to children in our Manthan program in Bihar: with Keltie's donation WEIF was able to purchase a cow for the school, which will provide milk to children in remote, impoverished communities.
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