Tag Archives: CFUW

Local women’s group observes and remembers Dec. 6

On Canada’s National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women, the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) Cranbrook will be commemorating the 14 young women who were senselessly murdered at École Polytechnique on Dec. 6, 1989. “As we … > Read More

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30th Artisan Bazaar ready for Nov. 8

Over 30 East Kootenay Artisans will be displaying their homemade products for sale at the 30th annual Christmas Craft Bazaar on Saturday, November 8. “We are very pleased with the positive response we had this year from “new-to-us” and former crafters,” … > Read More

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CFUW Cranbrook Club open to new members

With an interesting line-up of activities and speakers again this year at our monthly meetings, members of the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) Cranbrook Club want to remind all area women that they are welcome to join the club … > Read More

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Over $1.6 million given to B.C. women

Since 2008, women students in B.C. have been granted $1,698,310 in scholarships and bursaries from the 1,847 members in 23 Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) clubs across this province. Monies have been raised through volunteer efforts of members from … > Read More

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CFUW Cranbrook readies to host 30th Artisan Bazaar

Saturday, November 8 marks the 30th annual Christmas Craft Bazaar at the Cranbrook Golf Club on 2nd Street South. “We never thought 30 years ago the club would still be hosting this excellent bazaar,” said a long-time member of the … > Read More

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30th anniversary of CFUW’s Woman of the Year

By Cathryn Henley, CFUW Cranbrook Club Has it really been 30 years since 1984? Yes, the Canadian Federation of University Women’s (CFUW) Cranbrook Club has reached 30 years of celebrating the generous, intelligent efforts of 36 women in the East Kootenay … > Read More

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Gail Brown Woman of the year 2014

In the reading of the nomination document and seven letters of support for Gail Brown for Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) Cranbrook Club’s 30th Anniversary Woman of the Year 2014 award, it was obvious to our committee that this … > Read More

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CFUW awards short essay

College of the Rockies’ international student Dorothy Maloba, a Tourism and Recreation Management student from Kenya, is presented with a one-time mini-scholarship of $50 from the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) Cranbrook.  Maloba was awarded the scholarship for her … > Read More

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CFUW bursaries to be presented April 9

The Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) Cranbrook Club has given $1,000 for two $500 bursaries to any second year female student in the Licenced Practical Nursing Program showing high academic achievement and a financial need. Pictured here is long time CFUW Cranbrook … > Read More

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International Woman’s Day 2013 celebrated worldwide March 8

Everywhere around the world, International Woman’s Day is celebrated on March 8. It is a global day and often starts and continues throughout March, to celebrate the political, economic and social achievements of women, past, present and future. “Join Me … > Read More

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