Elevate International

Solange is the President and CEO of Elevate International, an organization dedicated to inspiring, empowering, and elevating women and girls locally and globally. Elevate International has been advancing women in leadership and economic growth while creating leadership and mentoring programs for young women since its inception in 2016.

In 2016 the organization launched the Elevate Women Initiative to advance gender diversity in leadership in order for women to have more decision making opportunities amongst leaders in our society. The Elevate Women initiative fosters meaningful conversations on the challenges women in leadership face today, promotes the development of inclusive leadership and brings forward innovative gender diversity best practices.

The initiative gathers knowledge, celebrates and recognizes leaders and corporations advancing gender diversity in our society. Together, we build thriving communities, a much stronger world: socially, economically and politically.  Ultimately, creating the change we need to see for women today and for generations to come.

Elevate Women Initiative is unique in its ability to unite gender diverse leaders from all sectors to be part of conversations shaping our society. This initiative fosters opportunities for women to grow as leaders in a supportive environment.

Elevate goals:

  1. Support more women to thrive as leaders in our society
  2. Contribute to the governments’ objectives towards advancing women in leadership and economic empowerment
  3. Assist and support corporations improve and advance gender diversity in leadership
  4. Enhance the lives of women and girls facing inequality and challenges globally


Locally and Globally

Moving from coast to coast, country to country Elevate International gathers the concerns, challenges and recommendations on how we can best support women advance in leadership positions.

Elevate Women promotes cross-sector partnerships, bringing together women in business, corporations, government, philanthropy and education while giving exposure to companies and groups that are elevating women in our society today. 

Solange is the President and CEO of Elevate International

Advancing Women's Leadership and Economic Empowerment

Solange is the president and CEO of Elevate International. Elevate International is an organization dedicated to inspire, empower, and elevate women and girls through leadership, economic power and philanthropy.  

From a young girl who was once a refugee to a UNICEF Canada Ambassador, Solange provides real-life stories demonstrating the impact of philanthropy and shares advice on various ways you can change the world, one action at a time.

Mrs. Canada

Solange’s perseverance in life has given her six consecutive opportunities to represent Canada internationally. With worldwide titles, Solange is dedicated to sharing her message of resilience, hard work and determination while continuing to advocate for the most vulnerable children, and advancing women and girls’ leadership.

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Through her numerous moments of devastation, Solange share stories of empowerment and guidance on strength, courage and wisdom.