2 Events: The March 8 General Meeting and the Annual Charitable Trust Card Party. Click Below for more.
March is “Resolutions” Month
As well, this year there is a resolution that will be presented at the Ontario Council AGM being held in Oshawa on May 11-12.All are on timely and important issues, and should lead to lively discussions. This is our chance to vet these resolutions for their suitability to be in the CFUW Policy Books, so they can be used for advocacy by clubs across the province and the country.
Below are the titles of the four resolutions that will be discussed.
Click here for complete resolutions.
- Fair and Non-Discriminatory Management of Canada’s Refugees
Proposed by: The Canadian Federation of University Women Perth and District
- Equal Access to Education for vulnerable children living in remote communities and those living in closed religious communities
Proposed by: CFUW Nelson and District
- Ending Youth Homelessness.
Proposed by: CFUW BC Council, Ruth Mellor, President
- CFUW Ontario Council Resolution: Housing for all through sustainable and mixed urban development in Ontario
Submitted by Sheila Lacroix, on behalf the Legislation Standing Committee
March 22: Annual Charitable Trust Card Party
When: 1-4 pm
Where: Fairfield Centre Library
Cost: $20 (includes light lunch)
Play cards or board games, or put a puzzle together! Did you know 2018 is the 70th anniversary of Scrabble? This is an opportunity to play that popular game! Put a table of four together–and invite all your friends!This event is open to all women in the community and and is a great way to have fun while raising additional funds for scholarships awarded by the Trust.
For more information or to contribute food for the lunch, please contact Cathy Sbrolla.