CFUW North Vancouver supports Highlands United Shelter to Home program

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Oct 142014
 

CFUW North Vancouver, collecting good used household goods and furniture, is a community outreach participant in the Highlands United Church Shelter to Home Outreach rehousing the homeless program which always needs more help from the community.

http://www.highlandsunited.org/social-action/shelter-to-home/

CFUW West Vancouver Education Award

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May 232014
 
Reina Lahtinen receives her cheque from CFUW WV member Eleanor Scarth

Reina Lahtinen receives her cheque from CFUW WV member Eleanor Scarth

Reina Lahtinen,a student in the Early Childhood Care and Education program at Capilano University, is our most recent Education Award winner. She is the recipient of a $200 award funded by money raised through our club’s participation in the Thrifty Foods Smile Fundraising Campaign. Thank you to Thrifty Foods for this addition to our Education Awards program.

 

CFUW North Vancouver -Artists for Kids Fundraiser

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May 232014
 
Astrid Heyerdahl addressing people who attended AFK fundraiser May 12

Astrid Heyerdahl addressing people who attended AFK fundraiser May 12

Astrid Heyerdahl, Curator of the Gordon Smith Gallery of Canadian Art and Executive Director of the Gordon and Marion Smith Foundation for Young Artists, addresses participants of an afternoon event held by CFUW North Vancouver at the gallery on May 12, to raise funds for a scholarship to the Artists for Kids program. The event consisted of a tea and talk about the gallery’s current exhibition of Chinese-Canadian multimedia artist Gu Xiong’s work, followed by a guided tour of the exhibition. Event proceeds will fund a scholarship enabling a talented North Vancouver secondary school student to attend a five-day camp led by distinguished Canadian artists at the Paradise Valley Summer School of Art near Squamish, BC.

Congratulations on receiving BC Community Gaming Grants!!

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Apr 172014
 

Both CFUW North Vancouver and CFUW West Vancouver have been successful in their applications for a BC Community Gaming Grant this year.  The monies are used to provide educational awards.

Pictured below CFUW North Vancouver executive members receiving their club cheque from MLA Jane Thornthwaite at a recent club meeting.

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Bountiful Roundtable Press Release

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Nov 272011
 

Members of the Bountiful Roundtable Committee included members of concerned women’s groups, among them, CFUW.

Maureen Johnston (CFUW North Vancouver) and Gwen Smith (UWC Vancouver) chaired the meetings and have issued a press release —- read more ….