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Programs

We run a variety of year round programs that centralize the experiences of women and girls.

Our programs:

  Provide experiential activities that build skills in trades and technology 

Teach confidence and promote community building in women - centered spaces

Explore trades and technology careers through instruction by local tradespeople and tech experts who are primarily women

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If you're interested in a custom or partnership program, please reach out to us

High School Programs

Power Up!

YWITT's Power Up! is now 3 different streams that run after school on Mondays twice per calendar year. The program provides opportunities for all high school aged girls to explore trades and technology careers and skills through hands-on experience. Our instructors are  active in their field and provide mentorship opportunities and lived experience in their career.

Who: Girls aged 13-17

When: August Mondays, 4-6 pm

Where: Yukonstruct Makerspace, 2180 2nd Avenue

More info:

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YWITT in the Classroom!

YWITT facilitates in-school workshops on demand. We provide high quality, interactive workshops that focus on hands-on skill building and/or career options in the trades or technology sectors

We partner on community initiatives and contribute to specialized programming. If you're interested in working with us on a youth event, please reach out!

 

Some events we have partnered on in the past include: Skills Canada Yukon Territorials; JR and SR Rural Experiential Model (REM).

Adult Programs

Do It Women

YWITT and YuKonstruct partner to offer a reduced rate, open-enrollment monthly program for adult women. We focus on creating spaces for women to come together to build skills and create projects in community with the support of a skilled instructor. Keep an eye out for our monthly events here as they often fill quickly!

Yukon Skilled Women and Queers Meet up

Are you a cis woman, trans and non-binary person in a trades career who is comfortable in a space that centers the experience of women?
YWITT Will be hosting a drop in hang out at Boston Pizza on The 3rd Thursday of every month from 5pm to 8 pm.
We’ll buy appies, you cover your drinks.
This will be a chance to connect with other people who may have similar experiences to you.
This will be a child friendly event.

Who: Cis women, trans and non-binary folks who are comfortable in a space that centers the experience of women
When: The 3rd Thursday in May from 5pm to 8pm
Where: Boston Pizza 2241 2nd Ave, Whitehorse

Check out our social media for updates!