Extraordinary Stories Speaker Series Kicks Off Season with Cherie Blair
The Institute of Communication Agencies (ICA), The Globe and Mail and Ad Women of Toronto (AWT) are delighted to announce Ms. Cherie Blair as the keynote for the opening event in the new 2010 / 2011 Extraordinary Stories Speaker Series, in Toronto, on Tuesday October 5th, 2010. Through her topic, “How women shaped my life… and will shape our economic future,” Mrs. Blair will share her personal journey and international experiences as a barrister in employment, public and human rights law. An active campaigner on equality, human rights and diversity issues, Mrs. Blair is involved in the work of many charities, including President of The Loomba Foundation (www.theloombafoundation.org). She is visiting Canada to introduce the organization, which raises awareness of the plight of widows around the world, while educating more than 3,000 children of poor widows in India.