Jill Andrew Co-Founder Fat in the City Wins Soroptimist Foundation Award For Women
Jill Andrew , Co- Founder of Fat in the City was recently awarded the prestigious Soroptimist Foundation Grant For Women. Jill is a PhD Student in the Faculty of Education and is only one of 4 women across Canada to receive this award. The grants are awarded to women studying for careers that will improve the quality of women’s life’s. In addition Andrew is the founder/ director of BITE ME! Toronto International Body Image Film & Arts Festival and Curvy Catwalk Fashion Fundraiser
In 2010, she was one of 120 women from across Canada hand picked by the office of the former Governor General Michaelle Jean to participate in the first ever Governor General Womens Conference, Together for Women’s Security.
Jill Andrew is a featured speaker in Las Vegas this week at the NAAFA 2013 Annual Convention & Expo speaking on Plus Size Fashion.
For more information about the grant or Jill Andrew, visit the Soproptimist Foundation website.
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