2020-2021 EVENT SCHEDULE

Regular Meetings: Third Wednesdays of the Month. Visitors are welcome to attend a meeting and see what we are all about.  All meetings are currently being held online via Zoom.

2020-2021  PROGRAMME

16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence

Members of CFUW Welland and District Unit and their friends gathered at bridge 13 in Welland on the evening of November 25 to witness the lighting of the bridge in ORANGE to acknowledge the International Day  for the Elimination of Violence against Women.

 

(25 November to 10 December 2020)

FUW National​ along with local clubs including ​Welland and District ​are again this year supporting ​’The 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence’. This campaign begins this week on ​Wednesday, November 25 ​and continues until December 10th.

​International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and Girls. The Campaign was started at the inaugural Women’s Global Leadership Institute in 1991, as a strategy to call for the prevention and elimination of violence against women and girls.

The UN Secretary-General’s UNiTE by 2030 to End Violence against Women campaign is marking the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence (25 November to 10 December 2020) under the global theme, “Orange the World: Fund, Respond, Prevent, Collect!“.

In support, the City of Welland will light the Main St Bridge on Wednesday, November 25th, 2020 in ​ORANGE​.
Please join members of CFUW wearing ​ORANGE ​at 5pm Wednesday, November 25th, 2020 on the EAST side of the bridge to safely acknowledge the beginning of the 16 Days of Activism.


Wed. November 18th 7pm

CFUW Welland and District will hold their November meeting via Zoom on Wednesday, November 18th beginning at 7pm.

Seniors on the Move, a local company, will share with us the services they offer to make downsizing and moving easy. Following this presentation we will hold our monthly meeting.

We welcome any women interested in learning more about our group to contact our President at harding.welland@gmail.com to gain access to this month’s Zoom meeting.


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