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MPP Catherine Fife is EMPOWERING! Watch here to see who empowers her! #Empower #ywcakw

Kitchener Deputy Fire Chief Rob Martin shares with us which women in his life EMPOWER him! #Empower #YWCAKW

Brenda Halloran tells us who empowers her, as a woman! See who Brenda Challenges! #Empower #YWCAKW


Hon. Bardish Chagger speaks about which women in her life have empowered her! Find out who she challenges to do the same! #Empower #YWCAKW

Who is a woman in your life that EMPOWERS you? Kitchener Mayor Berry Vrbanovic shares his thoughts on who has empowered him, and he also challenges someone amazing to do the same! #Empower #ywcakw 

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