Le fonds AFFESTIM comprend les documents historiques de l'association et informent sur son administration, ses finances, son adhésions, ses partenariats, ses publications et ses activités depuis sa création en 2005, Le fonds comprends actuellement les documents couvrant les mandats de Claire Deschênes première présidente de l'AFFESTIM jusqu'en 2010 et secrétaire-trésorière jusqu'en 2018, de Liette Vasseur présidente de 2011 à 2013, d’Anne Roy présidente de 2013-2014, de Marie Laroche présidente de 2015-2018.
This fonds consists of material related to the Quebec chapter of CCLOW and includes administrative and financial records related to its program activities and conferences. This is comprised of meeting minutes, correspondence, reports, as well as material related to affiliated organizations.
Canadian Congress for Learning Opportunities for Women
Fonds consists of briefs, statements, press releases, brochures, correspondence, minutes, agendas, pamphlets, photographs, clippings, print-outs of Wikipedia and Encyclopedia pages, and various other materials pertaining to the activities of the Ottawa Women's Lobby (OWL). The fonds is divided into three series: Public Statements, Operations and Administration, and Photographs, Clippings, and Print-outs.
This fonds consists of material relating to the Women of Impact in the Canadian Materials, Metallurgy, and Mining Fields oral history research project. It contains audio and video interviews of 18 women pioneers and leaders in the fields of mining, metallurgy and materials. It also contains interview transcripts, and the Women of Impact book which profiles each of the interviewees.
The fonds contain written records, surveys, and audiocassette tapes from OWAC constitutional consultations which took place across Ontario, the correspondence and records of OWAC coordinator Janet Maher, textual material related to OWAC's work on health care, child care, community economic development, labour, employment equity, and cutbacks to social programs. As the records demonstrate, OWAC's work primarily involved lobbying the Ontario government under NDP Premier Bob Rae (1990-1995) and PC Premier Mike Harris (1995-2002). Like their National affiliate, the NAC, OWAC struggled to survive in the wake of funding cuts by the Mulroney and Chretien federal governments.
Ontario Women's Action Coalition / Coalition des femmes de L'Ontario
The fonds demonstrate Wall's commitment to fair representation of women in trades, technology, and other non-traditional fields where women comprised an incredibly small percentage of the labour force. For example, this fonds contains records related to Lynn Wall's work as a professor for the Introduction to Non-Traditional Occupations program (I.N.T.O.) at Algonquin College in Ottawa, ON, including resources for adult education, articles, handouts, program evaluations, work placement surveys, and correspondence with stakeholders. The fonds also contain meeting minutes, correspondence, and other records from Wall's participation on various local training boards and advisory groups, and miscellaneous material related to women's success in trades and technology occupations, gender equity in the workforce, labour and immigration policy, and women's changing role in society.
These records provide valuable information on the way in which the Association of Lesbians, Gays and Bisexuals of Ottawa / Association des lesbiennes, des gais et des bisexuels de l’ Outaouais functioned from 1991 to 1995. The records consist mostly of board meetings’ minutes and correspondence. It also provides information on the issues that concerned the organization during this period. For example, it contains articles, clippings and reports on the Canadian Human Rights Act (Bill S-15) and the Court Challenge Program and Paedophiles (Bill 128).
Association of Lesbians, Gays and Bisexuals of Ottawa / Association des lesbiennes, des gais et des bisexuels de l'Outaouais
This fonds contains mainly textual records relating to the Vancouver Women's Health Collective. It has one series and consists of workshop documents for issues such as menopause, breast cancer detection, premenstrual syndrome, vaginal and cervical health, and pap tests. It also contains 2 T-shirts; one New Democrat candidate and one for LEAF (Legal Education Action Fund).
The fonds contains records created or accumulated by Maxine Glover during her time as a student and employee in British Columbia. Material includes photographs, correspondence, reports, newspaper clippings, diaries, and yearbooks.
This fonds is composed mainly of textual records; the administrative records of Mothers Are Women and documents relating to policy issues such as child care, parental leave, and the recognition of women's unpaid labour in the home. MAW primarily lobbied for the Canadian government's recognition of homemakers' contribution to the national economy, and collected an abundance of research material related to these efforts. Additionally, this fonds contains documents relating to the group's publication of Homebase magazine, and other outreach activities, such as workshops and symposiums. There are two audio cassettes featuring interviews with Maureen Kellerman on radio programs, and a number of objects promoting MAW's various events and campaigns. While Mothers are Women did not exist until September 1984, the fonds includes articles, research material, and newspaper clippings from as far back as 1980.