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.

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February Notes

Photos above are of our January meeting, which featured a serious round-table discussion of GWI issues but also a bucket-list ice breaker with rafflle and prizes organized by Laura Rainer.

Our next meeting is on February 15 at 7:00 p.m. at Cementation.  Our speaker Terry Campbell’s topic is Children’s Literature for "Entertainment, Education, and Imagination.

For details about International Women’s Day events planned for our members, click here.

For additional photos of the 2016-17 events, click here.

To read our newsletters, click here.

To read Brenda Robertson’s report on the GWI Triennial Conference in Cape Town she attended in August, click here.

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


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.