let’s eradicate domestic violence
Founded in 1986 in response to insufficient government funding provided to Carrefour pour Elle, the Foundation’s objective is to provide financial support for existing services – and those being developed – offered by Carrefour pour Elle to women and children who are victims of domestic violence.
years of financial support to the Carrefour pour Elle home
$ raised to help women and children
There are more than 15,000 victims of domestic violence every year, with 80% of them being women. The Foundation needs your help to contribute to Carrefour pour Elle’s mission. Together, we can build a world devoid of violence.
2018-19 BOARD OF DIRECTORS
The Foundation’s board of directors is comprised of people from many walks of life, mainly from the business community, and who have a proven track-record for success. We are always looking for more directors. If you are up for the challenge, please contact us.
Carole Lessard, Chair of the board
Business Development Manager
National Bank of Canada
Marie-Chrystine Charest, Vice-Chair of the board
Jean Coutu Pharmacy
Marc-Stéphane Pennee, Treasurer
Valérie Bourget, Director
Valérie Ménard, Director
Senior Partner | Financial Security Advisor
Ménard & associés
Chantal Langevin, Director
Ongles & Cie
Marlène Poirier, Ex officio member
Carrefour pour Elle
The Carrefour pour Elle Foundation is blessed to have the support of volunteers who work to raise money, to support its communications effort for raising awareness and to organize events and activities. They are led by Hélène St Jacques, the Foundation’s manager.