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.  The club celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2016.  For details of the celebrations, click here.  This year CFUW is celebrating its 100th anniversary.

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April 17 Lunch and Learn with Speaker Dr. David Tabachnick, Shown Below with Our Co-Presidents

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April Notes

If you are a member of the executive or the co-ordinator of an interest group, remember that your annual report for the year is due on April 24.  Please email them to Caroline Haist (carillilh43@gmail.com).


Remember to buy your ticket for the May 4 concert advertised in the poster on the left.  This concert is one of our major fundraisers.


The photo below the poster shows the CFUW 100th anniversary flag flying at City Hall. Below are the members who attended with Councillor Johanne Brousseau, who represented the mayor and read the proclamation.  For more photos of the flag raising, click here.


Our next meeting is our AGM, which takes place on May 15 at 6:30 p.m. at Cementation.  Our speaker is Harrison Jones, Film and TV Co-ordinator of the City of North Bay.  His topic is The Film Industry in North Bay. 


For Co-president Kaarina Tulisalo’s list of save-the-date events, click here


To read Brenda Robertson’s report of her trip to the UN as a CFUW delegate to the UN Commission on the Satus of Women and to view her photos, click here.


To read about the history of CFUW and learn about its heroines, click here.


For photos of this year’s meetings and events, including more photos of the flag raising and the lunch and learn, click here.


For photos of 2017-18 events, click here.


To read our newsletters, click here.


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

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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 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.