Scope of Territory: Provincial/Territorial
Incorporation Information: Non-Profit Society
Date of incorporation: September 29, 1995
Charitable Status: Currently not registered as a charitable organization, but in the process of applying
Esquao, the Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women, is governed by a provincial board of directors. The CEO is the only staff member who reports to the board, and all contractors and staff report to the CEO. Elections are held every three years and directors can serve for multiple terms.
Community outreach is made through chapters and currently happens with requests made by communities for training or leadership days.