Herstorian Summer Student Project

We are very excited to have Melissa Watts, (Squamish and Nuu-chah-nulth Nations) with us this summer working on a project to document the history of the PAFNW since its inception on June 1, 1981! There have been many women who have contributed to this success and we are inviting community and members to come together… Read More

Happy New Year!

Looking forward to 2018 and the excitement that a New Year brings to us.  We have had quite a busy year with lots of cultural activities and events to lift up the spirits of our women and help them to overcome some of the things that have troubling them. Our most recent Matriarch Teachings with… Read More

Research & Resources

PAFNW is dedicated to ending violence against Indigenous women. We support the families, intergenerational survivors and all those who contribute their time and talents to support Indigenous women. Here’s a link to research we’ve published and links to research we admire. The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls and Native Women’s… Read More

New Journey

Sugoli!  I am very excited to begin this new journey with the Pacific Association of First Nations Women as Coordinator of the Indigenous Women Rise program.  I am not new to the Association, I had been a member in the early 90’s I was an active member as the President of the Association when the… Read More