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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March Notes

The top right photo is of Kelly Gillard, CFUW North Bay Award recipient 2017, with Co-president Brenda Robertson and Scholarship Committee Chair Heather Chambers at the Nipissing Donor Awards Social in February.

Bottom right photo shows Catherine Whiting presenting one of the two resolutions at the March 15 meeting.  Both resolutions were passed by our club. For additional photos of this meeting and other 2016-17 events, click here.

Our next meeting is our Lunch and Learn, where we will learn about wills and powers of attorney.  It takes place at noon on April 19 at Holy Name Catholic Church.  

To read our newsletters, 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.