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Nov 15

16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence

The 16 Days of Activism (November 25th to December 10th) is an international campaign to generate actions that will put an end to violence against women and girls. View Full Post and then  Click here to view CFUW’s 16 Days-16 Actions document

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Nov 14

Join us at our meeting on January 21, 2019

Speaker: David Newland, Adventure Canada; The Northwast Passage: Tracing One Warm Line Social time at 7 pm; Meeting begins at 7:30 pm

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Oct 24

November 25

The International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women takes place on November 25 and marks the first day of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, which ends on December 10, with International Human Rights Day.   More info at https://www.swc-cfc.gc.ca/commemoration/vaw-vff/remembrance-commemoration-en.html

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Oct 13

Discounts!

See how! Open the Membership Information menu for links to VIA and UPS and Lenovo and more!

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Sep 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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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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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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