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Q: I want to volunteer onsite for The Lipstick Project – what are the requirements?

A: If you want to volunteer onsite and deliver spa services to our clients, you must be a trained massage therapist, esthetician or hairstylist. You must also clear a criminal record check and a reference check.

Q: I’m not a massage therapist, esthetician or hairstylist but I would like to get involved. What can I do?

A: We need a wide variety of people to contribute their time, skills and passion to The Lipstick Project to make it work. We have had volunteers that are lawyers, accountants, graphic designers, event planners and much more. If you want to be involved, we’re sure there’s a way for you to be

Q: Do you provide services for men as well?

A: Absolutely! Our whole menu of services is available for men.

Q: Why is it called The Lipstick Project?

A: The name comes from an amazing story with roots in the Holocaust. Intrigued? Check out the full story here.

Q: Which locations are you currently active in?

A: You can check our our list of current partners here. 

Q: You’ve touched my life and I want to share my story with you, how do I do that?

A: We would be honoured to hear how The Lipstick Project has impacted you. Please email your story to Janet at janet@thelipstickproject.ca. 

Q: I want to contribute in kind to The Lipstick Project, how do I do that?

A: We LOVE contributions in kind as we go through tons of shampoo, nail polish and lotion! Please email Leigh at leigh@thelipstickproject.ca to arrange your contribution.

Q: I own a business and would like to partner with The Lipstick Project – who should I get in touch with?

A: We have partnered with lots of awesome local businesses and are always on the hunt for new, innovative partnerships. Please contact Holly at holly@thelipstickproject.ca for more information.

Q: How is The Lipstick Project funded?

A: We are 100% volunteer based so currently our costs are minimal. We have had the good fortune of establishing some awesome partnerships with local businesses and entrepreneurs that have helped us to get our financial start. For more information about the dollars and cents, check out our 2014 Annual Report or email Josie at josie@thelipstickproject.ca. 

Q: I would love to meet up with someone from your team for a coffee to learn more about The Lipstick Project. Can I do that?

A: We like coffee. Email info@thelipstickproject.ca to set up a java adventure.