The Catholic Women's League
The Catholic Women's League of Canada is an organization that contributes to the life and vitality of the Church, family and community, both at home and abroad. While your presence at meetings is important, we realize that in this busy world it may not always be possible for you to attend. Be assured that your interest and support is as important as your attendance!
Our Mission Statement: The Catholic Women's League of Canada is a national organization rooted in gospel values calling its members to holiness through service to the people of God.
The Objects of the League shall be to unite Catholic women of Canada :
• to achieve individual and collective spiritual development.
• to promote the teachings of the Catholic Church.
• to exemplify the Christian ideal in home and family life.
• to protect the sanctity of human life.
• to enhance the role of women in church and society.
• to recognize the human dignity of all people everywhere.
• to uphold and defend Christian education and values in the modern world.
• to contribute to the understanding and growth of religious freedom, social justice, peace and harmony.
Our CWL members organize many events throughout the year such as: bake sales, St. Patrick's Day card party, Christmas Bazaar, work on resolutions for government, petition issues of developing clean water, raising the age of protection, and
working to promote the teachings of the Catholic Church. We are a part of the largest national organization of Catholic women in Canada with a tradition of service to others as expressed in its motto "For God and Canada."
President: Maria Vacca