Welcome

 

Welcome to the CFUW North Bay website.  By using the links at the top of the page, you can find information about and links to international, national and provincial organizations and publications (About CFUW), as well as information about our North Bay club, founded in 1941.  Last year CFUW National celebrated its 100th anniversary.  This year the club is celebrating its 80th anniversary. 


Canadore College, as well as Nipissing University, sends our club congratulations as well as thanking us for our scholarships. For information about the scholarships CFUW North Bay donates annually and thank-you letters from recipients, click here.

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Join CFUW, GWI-Netherlands, and three incredible Afghan women for a webinar on Saturday, April 21 at 11AM ET that will address how to support Afghan women's rights during the Afghan Peace Talks. Click here to register for this event. Click here to view the event concept note & speaker bios. 



Spring Notes


Our April 21 Lunch and Learn meeting has been changed to an evening talk by Dr. Rob Graham on techno-resiliency. Please consult our March and April newsletters for details and consider ordering and reading Rob's book before the meeting.

The 80th Anniversary Committee chaired by Nat Brunette has been hard at work.  Click here to read what has been planned so far and to see her presentation made at the March general meeting. Please let Nat know if you can help (natbrunette62@gmail.com).

Click here for information about the April 24 webinar on Afghan peace negotiations as outlined in Aprils newsletter. Also check out the poster on this page with a link to information on how to register.

Click here for information about more speaker opportunities.

Registration is now open for the May 14-15 CFUW Ontario Council AGM.  Click here for details.

For more photos fall and winter events, click here. 

For photos of last year’s CFUW North Bay events, click here.

To read our newsletters, click here.

To send a message to our club, email cfuwnorthbay@gmail.com

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Poster created by Kylee Bakowski sent to Canadore and Nipissing alumni organizations to recruit new members.

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Our Purpose

  • The pursuit of knowledge


  • The promotion of education


  • The improvement of the status of women and human rights


Activities

  • Monthly general meetings


  • Interest groups, which meet monthly in members’ homes


  • Active participation in public affairs


  • The pursuit of knowledge


  • The promotion of education

                                                                                                                                                                   

  • The improvement of the status of women and human rights


Activities

  • Monthly general meetings


  • Interest groups, which meet monthly in members’ homes


  • Active participation in public affairs


Action

  • Awarding scholarships and bursaries for women students in North Bay (click here for details)


  • Lobbying both federal and provincial governments about our policies on education, the status of women, human rights, and the quality of life


  • Researching issues of concern to members and preparing resolutions for consideration at the CFUW National Annual General Meeting


  • Supporting the Transition House, True Self, and two schools in Tanzania


  • Participating as a club in community events (for more details check the information listed under Community Service)


To learn more about CFUW North Bay’s activities, click on the Community Service tab at the top of this page.  

To read our constitution, click here.  

To read detailed job descriptions of members holding executive positions mentioned in the constitution, click here. 

To read our annual reports, click here.