CFUW Hamilton is part of the National Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) and Graduate Women International (GWI). CFUW is a non-partisan, voluntary, self-funded organization with clubs located across Canada. GWI is in international Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)empowering women and girls through access to quality lifelong education and training.
The CFUW Hamilton Club has been part of Hamilton since 1925
- Promoting high standards of public education in Canada, advancing study and research by women, and a sound concept of lifelong learning
- Advocating for the advancement of the status of women, human rights and the common good locally, nationally and internationally
- Promoting cooperation, networking, support and understanding among women
- Encouraging and enabling women to apply their knowledge and skills in leadership and decision taking in all aspects of the political, social, cultural, educational and scientific fields
- Providing Post Secondary Scholarships, Gift and Prizes