BPW's Mandate: BPW is a is a non-sectarian, non-profit, and non-partisan organization. It is an equality-seeking group working toward the improvement of economic, employment and social conditions affecting women.
BPW's Mission Statement: BPW develops the professional, business and leadership potential of women at all levels through advocacy, mentoring, networking, skill-building and economic empowerment programs and projects around the world.
BPW's Goal: The improvement of economic, political, social and employment conditions for women in Canada. Bottom line, we work to educate, promote and empower women in our local community, throughout the province of Ontario, across Canada and around the world. Empowering women is good for business and good for our community.
BPW Barrie is a member of the Canadian Federation of Business and Professional Women (BPW Canada) and Business and Professional Women Ontario (BPW Ontario). BPW Canada is one of the affiliated Federations of the International Federation of Business and Professional Women (BPW International).
Friendship and Networking Around the Globe
Leadership Participation in Local Club Meetings, Conferences, Conventions and Congresses
Personal and Career Development
Lobbying and Advocacy
Working for Improved Status of All Women
Strategic Community Involvement