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.


Below: Members and guests at the January meeting and the cake celebrating 100th anniversary of CFUW.

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February Notes

Our next general meeting takes place on February 20 at 6:30 p.m. at Cementation.  Our speaker Arja Vainio Mattila is Vice President and Provost of Nipissing University.  Her topic is Global Perspectives on Women and Education.

For more photos of this year’s meetings and events, click here....

For photos of 2017-18 events, click here.

To read the email Brenda Robertson, chair of the 100th anniversary committee, sent to members about CFUW’s North Bays Notable Woman Award, click here.

To read more information about our 2019 Loonie/Toonie project, click here.

To read historical articles written by past National President Ardith Toogood, 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.