The Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) Vernon is a local volunteer organization that welcomes ALL women who support the purposes, mission, and values of CFUW.  CFUW is a non-partisan, voluntary, self-funded organization with over 100 Clubs, of which Vernon is one, located in every province across Canada. Since its founding in 1919, CFUW has been working to improve the status of women and to promote human rights, public education, social justice, and peace.

 

2019 was the 100th Anniversary of our national club!

 

Non-members are welcome to join us for up to three of our activities while considering membership. Check out our events and come join us!

For a list of our IWD 2022 Poetry Contest Winners click here

Our Purpose:

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 women to apply their knowledge and skills in decision-making in all areas of life.