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.  Last year CFUW celebrated its 100th anniversary.


Fall Notes

The 2019-20 registration form is available by clicking on the membership tab above. 

To check out Culture Days posters listing all the events, click here.

Issues and Advocacy members remind you to attend the panel discussion Perspectives on Safe and Accepting Schools on Monday, September 30, at 7:00 p.m. in F213 at Nipissing University. For the brochure with more details click here.

There is a special meeting on Wednesday, October 9, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at Cementation. Information on the 2019 CFUW (National) AGM and Conference will be shared with opportunities for discussion in preparation for our October 16 general meeting at which Grace Hollett our National CFUW President will be our guest.

That general meeting will again take place at Cementation.  As well as Grace Hollett, our October guest speaker is North Bay Councilor Johanne Brousseau.  Her topic is Women in Politics: Just Do It!

For the full Fall Gathering brochure, click here. 

To read Brenda Robertson’s report of her trip to the UN as a CFUW delegate to the UN Commission on the Status 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 last year’s meetings and events,  click here.

To read our newsletters, click here.

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

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Photos of September 18 meeting: line-ups to register, guest speakers from Culture Days Committee Chantal Phillips and Reinalie Jorolan, Brenda Robertson with speakers. For more photos click here.

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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.