CFUW Richmond Club
We welcome all women who support the goals of CFUW.
CFUW/FCFDU is committed to:
the promotion of high standards of public education in Canada, advanced study and research by women, and a sound concept of lifelong learning.
the advocacy of the advancement of the status of women, human rights and the common good locally, nationally and internationally.
the promotion of cooperation, networking, support and understanding among women.
the encouragement and enabling of women to apply their knowledge and skills in leadership and decision-making in all aspects of the political, social, cultural, educational and scientific fields.
You are invited to explore our site and contact us for further information.
As a member of CFUW Richmond you will:
§ Network with other women
§ Hear speakers on current issues
§ Get involved in your community
§ Support young women in Post Secondary education
§ Be part of a women’s organization with provincial, national and international affiliations and conferences
We would love to have you join us!
We meet at the Pavilion at the Richmond Nature Park on the 4th Monday evening of each month. We also have a wide variety of interest groups that meet during the day and evening. We organize an annual Metro Theatre Night which raises funds for scholarships for young women graduating from Richmond secondary schools and going on to university or college. Please contact us for more information about our vibrant and active club!
The University Women’s Club of Richmond was established in March 1967. In May 2005 we changed our name to CFUW Richmond. We are a member of the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW), which has 10,000 members in provinces across Canada. CFUW is a member of the International Federation of University Women (IFUW), which includes 150,000 women in national federations and associations.