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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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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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