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Community Group Award, 2018

Somerset West Community Health Centre presented CAWI with their 2018 Community Group Award for "their outstanding contribution to the Somerst West Community". 

Community Partner Award, 2013

Southeast Ottawa Community Health Centre presented CAWI with the 2013 Community Partners Award for “outstanding contribution to the empowerment of women, both in our catchment area and across the city, and for the work on inclusion and equity.” This Award is conferred annually on an organization with whom they have worked closely.

CAWI Community Awards


Mayor's City Builder Award, 2012

Mayor Jim Watson, with Alta Vista Ward Councillor Peter Hume, presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to Mrs. Suzanne Doerge on behalf of the City for All Women Initiative (CAWI) for her leadership and commitment as director and the organization’s outstanding work towards promoting gender equality and creating a more inclusive city.
Watch the award ceremony

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Marion Dewar Defender of the Public Good Award, 2010

Presented for the work that CAWI does in defending the public good.

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United Way Community Builder of the Year Award, 2009

Category: New Canadians and Immigrants

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Community Service Award, 2009

Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre. In recognition of CAWI's work in strengthening the capacity of the full diversity of women in the city of Ottawa and to promoting gender equality.


Immigrant Women Services Ottawa Community Award, 2009

Presented to Sultana Husne Ara and Suzanne Doerge for CAWI’s work in creating the  Equity and Inclusion Lens for the City of Ottawa
In recognition of CAWI's commitment, dedication, and contribution in supporting immigrant women and their children to overcome obstacles and barriers to self-actualization.

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