News Release: Strengthening Deaf Girls’ and Young Women’s Economic Prosperity

News & Events
September 23, 2014

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The Canadian Association of the Deaf – Association des Sourds du Canada would like to thank Robyn Mackie as she departs from her position as Director of the Project, ‘Strengthening Deaf Girls’ and Young Women’s Economic Prosperity’. We welcome Leanne Gallant as her replacement, effective immediately.

Samantha Nasso has returned as Administrative Assistant providing support for the project and the CAD-ASC office. Leanor Vlug of Vancouver, BC continues as the Project Advisory Committee chair.

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About the Canadian Association of the Deaf – Association des Sourds du Canada:

The Canadian Association of the Deaf – Association des Sourds du Canada (CAD-ASC) is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1940 that provides consultation and information on Deaf interests, conducts research and collects data regarding Deaf issues in Canada. It protects and promotes the rights, needs, and concerns of Deaf people in Canada who use our official signed languages (American Sign Language (ASL) and Langue des Signes Québécoise (LSQ)). For more information, visit www.cad.ca