Category Archive: News

Aug 18

2017-2018 membership forms are available. Deadline is October 16 for the Directory

The membership application forms are available on this website. Click on the Membership menu tab. In the drop down menu, click on Membership Documents. Print and fill out the form and: – mail it to P.O. Box 30048, 478 Dundas St. W. Oakville, ON, L6H 3Y3 OR – bring the form to our first meeting …

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Aug 18

2017-2018 Fabulous Line-up of Speakers for Monthly General Meetings

The CFUW Oakville Program Committee, led by Marg MacLure and Phyllis Kingsley, has once again organized a great year of speakers. Details on meeting location and times can be found in three different areas on cfuwoakville.ca: • the CFUW Oakville membership brochure; • the monthly In Touch Newsletter; or • the Program menu tab. These are the …

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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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Aug 05

CFUW Oakville 2012-13 Speakers

September 17, 2012 Karen Brunger, Image Consultant, International Image Institute Inc. “Find Your Wow Colours and Image”   October 15, 2012 Eleanor Marino, Registered Nurse “Dealing with Dysfunctional Families” Sandy Smeenk- The ILC Foundation   November 19, 2012 John McDonald, Author “William Halton and the War of 1812” Sandi Yacobucci – business owner “The Little …

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Dec 16

2012 CFUW Oakville Awards

The application forms for the 2012 CFUW Oakville Awards are now available on the Awards page.  http://www.cfuwoakville.ca/awards

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