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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Summer Notes

Afternoon Tea Through the Decades, the summer fundraiser for our scholarships hosted by Heli Vail, Diane Wallace, and Heather Chambers at Diane’s home on the lake, raised over $1000. The top photo on this page is of our three hostesses.  For more photos of the tea, 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 more photos of this year’s meetings and events,  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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The last two photos above were taken by Mary Ann Jones at our June 19 dinner. The first is of our two award winners, Beth Sherman (Sage Award) and Janet Zimbalatti (Notable Woman Award) with our co-presidents.  The photo below it is of our members who received Certificates of Recognition from the club.  For more photos of the dinner, click here.


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.