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.


Summer Notes

CFUW North Bay celebrated Christmas on July 22 with a delicious brunch, carol singing, and an “ugly” gift exchange. This fundraiser for our 75th anniversary celebrations netted $248.  For Heather’s recipes, click here. 


For more photos of Christmas in July and other 2015-16 events, click here.


Remember that Sunrise Breakfasts continue during the summer.  Join in at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, August 26, at Guido and Arlene’s.  


To read our newsletters, click here.


In January CFUW North Bay began celebrating its 75th anniversary.  For photos, click here. For more information about our 75th anniversary celebrations and glimpses into our club’s history, click here.

Articles of interest to members are sent each month from the CFUW Press Agency.  Click here to read them.

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

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Our June 13 dinner was a night of certificates: certificates recognizing our club’s 75th anniversary and our efforts at advocacy, as well as milestones reached by our members (photos below). 

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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


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.