Adelt Mechanical’s Courtney Chard honoured at Equality Day event

On Wednesday June 1, LEAF ( Woman’s Legal Education and Action Fund) honoured and celebrated a special group of woman that have made a difference for woman and girls in Canada. One of those woman being honoured at the equality day event was Courtney Chard of Adelt Mechanical.

Woman who enter trades that tradition says are “not for them” create substantive equality for woman by demonstrating that they can choose from a broad range of occupations available to all persons in Canada.  Courtney Chard and the other woman honoured have shown that economic equality means not only equal pay, but also gaining access to higher paid jobs.