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Canadian Federation of University Women

Site: Burlington Chapter

Contact Information
Social Media Twitter Twitter:
Primary Contact Belinda Zylstra, Membership; Email:
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A national organization of women
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Cynthia Iskiw, Gail Nichol, and Marianne Singh-Waraich, Leadership Team; Email:
Elections May
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Group activities include:  
* annual awards and bursaries  
* monthly general meetings  
* 20 interest groups which meet in members' homes  
* fundraising
Hours Meetings: fourth Wed of the month, 7 pm, Sep-Apr, at the Art Gallery of Burlington
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Women in any of the following categories:  
* graduates holding a degree, diploma or equivalent from an institution of higher education  
* member or retired member of a profession that now requires a degree, diploma or equivalent qualification 
* full-time university or college students enrolled in a degree, diploma or equivalent program that could lead to graduate studies  
Women who don't fall into the above categories are also invited to seek membership
Application Contact Belinda Zylstra at
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Women may attend up to two meetings before deciding to join
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Art Gallery of Burlington (meeting location)
1333 Lakeshore Rd
Burlington, ON L7S 1A9
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Intersection Nelson Ave and Lakeshore Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible - meeting location ; interest groups in members' homes may not be accessible, call for details
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Arts / Culture ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading Social Clubs ; Social Clubs/Events
Service Categories Social Clubs/Events ~ Women ; Women's Advocacy Groups

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