With a mandate to “Empower Women Through Education, Support, and Example,” LDM donates ticket net proceeds from the annual fall showcase to women's charities. Preference is shown to lesser-known organizations that receive limited government support and could benefit most from the funds and platform of the event.
Of Lisa’s experiences in India, one of the most touching occurred when she was invited to speak to a group of college students at Success Vocational College in Hyderabad. She discovered that education was out of reach for the women of the slums and poor villages. After returning home to Canada, she raised funds for 64 college bursaries for women in India.