On November 27, 2013, the Minerva Foundation will be honouring four exceptional women from B.C. who have significantly impacted their communities and beyond through leadership, excellence, philanthropy and service at the eighth annual “Women In™” luncheon. Among the four honourees are UBC’s own Dr. Carol Lane, Dr. Pauline Johnson and Lia Merminga.
The Minerva Foundation for BC Women is a non-profit organisation dedicated to changing the face of leadership in BC and elevating the visibility, influence and contribution of women leaders. To do this, the Minerva Foundation for BC Women creates opportunities through awards and programs in the areas of education, leadership development and economic security. Since its inception in 1999 they have helped more than 3,000 women and girls throughout BC make amazing, lasting life changes.