A meeting of 47 representatives from various organizations was held on September 21, 2011 at City Hall to plan the event. It was decided to have an annual celebration of Daughter’s Day on a Saturday in the first week of September, before the schools open after summer vacation, with the inaugural Daughters Day to be celebrated on September 1, 2012 at Churchill Square.

Dreams and objectives of establishing a Civil Society in Canada with its population from 193 nationalities, dozens of religions, dozens of cultures, and dozens of languages cannot be achieved unless 50 percent of the population – females – achieve gender equality with the other 50 percent without the threat of violence and discrimination.