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Women Building Futures

Show your support for women in trades TODAY Mykenzee was living the life she was “supposed” to live: a 9-to-5 office job and a house in her hometown. The problem was, none of it was satisfying. Mykenzee had always loved machines, but in her family women just didn’t go into trades. That is, they didn’t until the day Mykenzee graduated from WBF and left town.  Today she’s living her own dream as a...
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Leacross Foundation – title sponsor for the semi-detached Habitat for Humanity NCR Women Build home

Habitat NCR Women Build promotes the involvement of women in the construction of Habitat homes – click here for more information. Women form teams of 10 – 15 women, they raise funds for Habitat and come out for a day to swing a hammer on our build site. The Women Build 2015 home in Orleans will be constructed with the generous support from hundreds of volunteers, donors and...
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Leacross is now a supporter of Nova Scotia’s Women Unlimited Association

The Women Unlimited Association is a not-for-profit women’s organization in Nova Scotia that promotes the full participation of women in trades and    technology.  We work with industry, governments, educational institutions and the community to address the systemic barriers that limit the participation of diverse women in these fields – click here for more...
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Students on Ice 2014 Leacross Arctic Expedition Grant Application

The Leacross Foundation application form for the Students on Ice 2014 arctic expedition – July 9-24, 2014 – is now available online. Click here...
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