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WIFT-T releases Frame Work II: Canada’s Screen-Based Workforce

On January 27, 2012, WIFT-T released a new study on the employment of equity groups in Canadian screen-based media. Prepared by Nordicity Group, Frame Work II provides a snapshot of the current workforce in the context of recent industry developments.

Donors 2011

The Foundation for WIFT-T gratefully acknowledges our 2011 Donors. Thanks to their generosity, the Foundation awarded eight bursaries to women for enrollment in WIFT-T programs and provided funding for our Frame Work II industry study. There are so many ways to contribute. Support the work of the Foundation today!

2014 Janet Crystal Yorga Memorial Bursary

Janet Crystal Yorga was a creative writer and entrepreneur with a passion for storytelling. Born in Rockglen, Saskatchewan, she moved to Ottawa where she worked on a variety of creative projects, including a documentary series. She had completed a number of feature film scripts when she died of breast cancer on March 30, 2010, at […]

Donors 2010

About  |  Support the Foundation  |  Current Donors The Foundation for Women in Film & Television – Toronto gratefully acknowledges all those who contributed in 2010. You can Support the Foundation by making an online donation or by using our donation form. Corporate Foundation Donors $5,000+   Patron $1,000+ Raheel Zaman RTR Media The Gail Asper Family Foundation Benefactor $500+ […]

Corus Convergent Media Stream Bursaries

    2010 Convergent Media Program | Bursary Donor/Recipient Profile Bursary Application Deadline | Tuesday August 2, 2011, 5PM EDT The Corus Convergent Media Stream (CCMS) is for teams of two producers who are currently developing an interactive digital media project. The program takes place as part of the International Women in Digital Media Summit (iWDMS), October […]

Corus Convergent Media Stream Bursaries

    2010 Convergent Media Program | Bursary Donor/Recipient Profile Bursary Application Deadline | Tuesday August 2, 2011, 5PM EDT The Corus Convergent Media Stream (CCMS) is for teams of two producers who are currently developing an interactive digital media project. The program takes place as part of the International Women in Digital Media Summit (iWDMS), October […]

Legacy Gifts

Take comfort in knowing that you are contributing to the stability and ongoing work of the Foundation for Women in Film & Television – Toronto without affecting your immediate income. A legacy gift, such as a bequest in your will, can provide immediate or deferred tax benefits and can be customized to meet your financial […]

Memorial & Honourary Gifts

A memorial or honourary gift is a meaningful way to celebrate your friends or loved ones while helping to support the Foundation for Women in Film & Television – Toronto. Commemorate a special occasion—birthday, wedding, anniversary or retirement—or make a memorial gift in the name of a loved one. You can choose to make an […]

Employee Contributions & United Way Giving

Designate the Foundation as your charity of choice as part of your company’s United Way campaign. You may also have the opportunity to have your donation matched by your employer through a charitable matching program. Contact your Human Resources department to obtain a matching gift form. Complete your portion and submit it with your donation—we […]

Annual or Monthly Giving

Annual and monthly gifts enable the Foundation to provide ongoing support to WIFT-T’s core programs and research, and promote inclusive access to training and mentorship. Click here for testimonials from bursary recipients Click here to learn about our research initiatives Annual Gifts Many of our donors choose to make an annual gift to the Foundation. […]

Nordicity, Environics to Conduct WIFT-T Industry Study Update

Research to identify employment trends, skills gaps and impact of emerging technologies on Canadian screen-based industry Toronto, ON – Women in Film & Television – Toronto (WIFT-T) is pleased to announce that Nordicity and Environics have been commissioned as research partners for WIFT-T’s study of employment trends in Canada’s screen-based media industry. The study will […]

Frame Work II: Canada’s Screen-Based Workforce

Frame Work II is available online. Click above to access the full report and executive summary.

Foundation Seats for Broadcast Students

About | Campaigns | Donors Being a woman in film and television can be both scary and exciting. Scary to know that this industry is very male driven, and exciting because of the passion and love involved. However, when I had the opportunity to attend the WIFT Crystal Awards on December 6, I was uplifted by the […]

Foundation Seats for Broadcast Students

About | Campaigns | Donors Being a woman in film and television can be both scary and exciting. Scary to know that this industry is very male driven, and exciting because of the passion and love involved. However, when I had the opportunity to attend the WIFT Crystal Awards on December 6, I was uplifted by the […]

Bursaries

About  |  Support the Foundation  |  Donors Through bursaries, the Foundation provides professional development opportunities to: members of groups that are underrepresented in screen-based media, women with limited financial means, and women with limited access to training in Canada’s screen-based media industry. Bursaries are not possible without the financial support of corporate, foundation and individual […]

WIFT-T Diversity Initiative

About | Campaigns | Donors Supported by Shaw Media, the WIFT-T Diversity Initiative supports the full integration of underrepresented groups at all levels of the industry by: Providing training to career seekers in the screen-based industry Creating clear and accessible paths for entry and advancement in the industry Creating industry standards and opportunities for accreditation, thus […]

Foundation Seats and Tables

Support the Foundation at the 2011 Crystal Awards. Tables & Seats are almost sold out. Secure yours today!

2nd Annual Online Auction

Campaigns | Donors | About Online Auction website now live! Auction runs September 15 – October 7. The Foundation for Women in Film & Television – Toronto is pleased to announce that the 2nd annual Online Auction website is now live! Check out all the goodies the auction has in store, create your account, and decide which items you […]

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