Looking for Daughters of the Vote

Ottawa – Young women across Canada are being called on to become “Daughters of the Vote” with a new video released by Equal Voice. Daughters of the Vote is an innovative program designed to engage young Canadian women, aged 18 – 23, in politics. The deadline for application is June 30th. The video is being launched at a special event on Parliament Hill on Wednesday.

The new Daughters of the Vote video features Members of Parliament talking about what they wished they knew when they were 20, and encourages young women to apply to the program. Equal Voice is selecting young women from each riding across the country to participate in the 2017 leadership summit, which will feature the 338 young women filling every seat in the House of the Commons for a special session.

Equal Voice representatives in provincial chapters across the country are available for local interview.

To arrange interviews and for media materials, contact: Carolyn Jack, cell: 604-970-3234; carolynjackconsulting@gmail.com