Pat Zelonka

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Name: Pat Zelonka
Date registered: January 29, 2014

Latest posts

  1. CFUW Oakville President’s message – “Seize the moment” — August 30, 2017
  2. CFUW Members benefit from a 5% discount on Travel with Via Rail — August 18, 2017
  3. 2018-2019 Exciting Line-up of Speakers for Monthly Meetings — June 5, 2017
  4. CFUW Oakville announces 2017 Scholarship Winners — May 31, 2017
  5. CFUW Oakville’s Advocacy Voice in Action – Mental Health, Asbestos, Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women — August 8, 2016

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Aug 30

CFUW Oakville President’s message – “Seize the moment”

For almost 70 years, CFUW Oakville has provided a welcoming community for women of all ages in search of a place to share their talents, pursue their interests and improve prospects for women and children.  Collectively, CFUW Oakville has been working to improve the status of women and to promote human rights, public education, social …

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Aug 18

CFUW Members benefit from a 5% discount on Travel with Via Rail

CFUW has partnered with VIA Rail Canada to provide our members with a 5% discount every time they travel using VIA Rail. This 5 % discount is for all destinations, and all fare categories, with the exception of the Escape fare, and the Prestige Fare, on the Canadian (Toronto to Vancouver train). Moreover, this discount …

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Jun 05

2018-2019 Exciting Line-up of Speakers for Monthly Meetings

The CFUW Oakville Program Committee, led by Jane Underwood and Wanda Crichton, has once again organized a great year of speakers. These are the great topics and presenters that members can look forward to in the coming year: Sept 17, 2018 Brad Duguid, Halton Women’s Place Halton Womenès Place: Past, Prestent & Future October 15, 2018 …

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May 31

CFUW Oakville announces 2017 Scholarship Winners

CFUW-Oakville has donated a total of $16,500 in scholarships this year to ten Oakville women graduating from publicly funded schools who intend to pursue studies at post-secondary institutions and to one mature student. The Mature Student Award is intended to help a mature student upgrade qualifications needed to re-enter the work force or qualify for …

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Aug 08

CFUW Oakville’s Advocacy Voice in Action – Mental Health, Asbestos, Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

Advocacy is one of the pillars of CFUW. As a member of CFUW, you are part of a global network of women who work to improve the lives of girls and women in the world, and to promote education and social change. CFUW Oakville has a lively Advocacy Committee chaired by Anne Douglas and Brenda …

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Aug 03

The Power of Women Working Together – Worth Quoting …

Dr. Ann Hall, Professor Emeritus, University of Alberta, described CFUW as “one of Canada’s pre-eminent women’s organizations.” She added: “With the increased challenge of these economic times, an independent member-funded, non-partisan organization of thoughtful, engaged, educated women such as we have in our over 100 Clubs, can have a real impact. This is an organization …

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Feb 13

Don’t forget that women’s rights are a recent invention: Heather Mallick Toronto Star

A celebration of a few exceptional women who courageously fought to make Canada a more just and inclusive country By: Heather Mallick Columnist, Published on Mon Feb 1 2016 Women of Canada, would you like to become a riotous subversive artist? Start a union? Win back First Nations rights taken from you because you married …

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