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Apr 18

Diana Swain will be our guest speaker at the AGM Dinner – Monday May 7, 2018

Harbour Banquet Conference Centre Cash Bar and Social at 6:00 PM Dinner at 7:00 PM Cost $50 – Cheque or Cash Speaker: Diana Swain Senior CBC Investigative Journalist “Why Journalism Matters Now, More than Ever, in a Post-Truth Era”

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Aug 30

CFUW Oakville President’s Welcome Message – “Nevertheless, she persists”

Please come and visit us at one of our general meetings.  You will be more than welcome! 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 the prospects for women and children.   For many of …

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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

2017-2018 Exciting Line-up of Speakers for Monthly Meetings

The CFUW Oakville Program Committee, led by Marg MacLure and Phyllis Kingsley, 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: September 18, 2017 Jodie-Lynn Waddilove, Legal Counsel, Ministry of the Attorney General, Government of Ontario Indigenous Peoples – Discussing Historical …

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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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May 25

Outgoing CFUW Oakville President Linda Love celebrates the year’s successes

The commitment and energy of our Club members and our Board made this a very successful year. Key to our successes were ensuring that our members had opportunities for learning; that our Club continued to grow and build our capacity; and that CFUW Oakville was recognized for influencing policy decisions that affect women and children …

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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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