The Women in Jazz Association is an initiative founded by a group of women in the Vancouver jazz scene. Our vision is to empower women and people of marginalized identities to build a more inclusive jazz community for people of all genders and gender non-conforming people. 


Copy of History of Jazz WJA Fall 2020 Ro

Stay tuned for our next session this Spring!


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We're proud to support SJO!

The Chair of our Board, Jessica Heaven, serves on their leadership team! 

We love to support and collaborate connect with us if you have an idea or project that you think would be in-line with our vision!


We create events and support and collaborate on events that forward inclusive agendas!


We amplify women and people of marginalized identities' voices!


We blog about women and people of marginalized identities in Jazz!


We network with like-minded organizations abroad and create networking opportunities!