CFUW Ontario Council Winter 2020 Advocacy News

Hello everyone, Welcome to the new year and the new decade! Think about all the changes that have occurred in the past ten years – Netflix, the iPad, Instagram, Uber, the Internet of Things, Brexit, #MeToo, the Women’s March, pot parties, massive forest fires from Fort McMurray to California to Australia, the hottest decade on […]

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March 2020 Ontario Council Club News

CFUW Etobicoke – Stop the Violence Breakfast On February 12th, CFUW Etobicoke hosted a Valentine’s Stop the Violence Breakfast.  The guest speaker was Samra Zafur, international speaker, abuse survivor and renowned author of A Good Wife.  The Etobicoke Guardian attended the event and published an article which you can read here. Three Toronto Clubs raised […]

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2020 Pre-Budget Brief

February 10, 2020 CFUW Ontario Council submitted comments to the Ministry of Finance concerning the 2020 Budget based on the 2019 survey of clubs. A summary of our concerns relative to the government’s questions: 1) the need for public consultations for a human services strategy while attempting to balance budgets 2) affordable quality child care […]

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2019 Ontario East Fall Gathering

CFUW Belleville and District, as part of its Club’s 80th anniversary celebrations, volunteered to host the 2019 Ontario East Fall Gathering.  A committee of nine began brainstorming in October of 2018 on how the day would look and came up with a `Public-Private Partnership` where part of the day would be open to the public […]

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2019 Ontario North Fall Gathering

The 2019 Ontario North Fall Gathering was held on October 18 and 19, hosted by CFUW Sudbury. We were treated to a lovely reception on Friday evening, held at a member’s home. It was a wonderful opportunity for socializing, sharing ideas, and meeting other CFUW members.  The theme of the event on Saturday, which was held at […]

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