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The Next General Meeting

Monday, April 1, 2019, 7 PM 

at HTM, 1185 Elgin St. in Cobourg

Carol McCann, Chair of the Cobourg Downtown Coalition Advisory Committee until last December, will speak about the revitalization of Downtown Cobourg. There will be cake to celebrate the 100th anniversary and the SAGE awards. We will honor Eva Nichols as being the longest serving CFUW member.




The Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) is a leading national equality-seeking organization that works to advance the human rights of women and girls.

1. Promote high standards of public education in Canada, advanced study and research by women, and a sound concept of lifelong learning

2. Advocate for the advancement of the status of women, human rights and the common good locally, nationally and internationally.

3. Promote cooperation, networking, support and understanding among women.

4. Encourage and enable women to apply their knowledge and skills in leadership and decision making in all aspects of the political, social, cultural, educational and scientific fields.

CFUW's promise

By joining CFUW you will become part of a vibrant group of educated women who are making a difference locally, nationally and internationally.

Executive 2018-2019

President: Ruth Kerr

Vice President: Christine Kwiatkowski

Membership Chair: Nora Holmes