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.



Spring Notes

Resolution News for Members: Our Co-president Kaarina Tulisalo emailed you the summaries prepared by our club’s six volunteer on April 1 and stated that she will send information about  voting procedures on April 14.  You will have until April 17 to vote. Please click here to read the one-page summaries.  Click here to read the complete 32-page resolution document sent by CFUW National.


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 our Christmas social and fall/winter meetings, 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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Top photo: our February guest Kaneez Merali with Nat Brunette, Kaarina Tulisalo, and Kristen Ferguson.  Bottom photo:  Karen Montcalm, Kristen Ferguson, and Kaarina Tulisalo with the kindergarten class at Phelps Public School and their teacher on March 5 for Gift of Reading.


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.