BPW Cambridge club members involvement in the Community

FLASH MOB IN CAMBRIDGE!

Councillor Jan Liggett, joined by Kathryn McGarry, MPP and Lin Buxton, Past President BPW Cambridge. Many families came out to support raising awareness to stop sexual violence and harassment in our community.  (Event was put on by Soroptomist International Cambridge)

BPW members help to package birthing kits for Haiti

BPW Cambridge members and friends helping Zonta Intl. assemble birthing kits for Haiti. Nov. 10, '12.

Pay Equity Seminar

Conestoga College Business students and Business and Professional Women's Clubs of Cambridge and Kitchener-Waterloo held a "Pay Equity" seminar on April 9th. Speaker was Emanuela Heyninck, Pay Equity Commissioner.

Conestoga College Business students with Pay Equity Commissioner
Pictured are Emanuela Heyninck, Pay Equity Commissioner with business students.
Lin Buxton, Conestoga College Business StudentsPay Equity Commissioner and Lin Buxton

Club's Greatest Accomplishments

The Club's greatest accomplishment in 2011 was participating in an All-Candidates Meeting for the upcoming provincial election.  This was done in association with The Canadian Federation of University Women of Cambridge and the Zonta International Club of Cambridge.  This meeting was televised live on Rogers Cable.  There were also numerous press releases in the Cambridge Times and the Waterloo Region Record.

Lin Buxton and Atunuke Bankole
Lin Buxton, BPW Cambridge President with Atinuke Bankole, NDP Candidate.

Liberal Candidate Kathryn McGarry with Lin Buxton

Lin Buxton, BPW Cambridge President with Kathryn McGarry, Liberal Candidate.

The BPW Cambridge Club was pleased to host the 2011 S. W. Ontario District AGM. 

A presentation was done on Internet Safety for Women.

BPW members from various clubs

Left to right:  Karen Fuller, BPW London member, Peggy Hastings-Weston, S. W. Ontario District Director, Doris Hall, National President, Lin Buxton, Cambridge President, Elaine Mortensen, K-W President.

BPW Cambridge and Kitchener-Waterloo Clubs along with CFUW Club helped the Zonta Club put 1,000 birthing kits together.  Zonta has sent these kits to Haiti.

Helping Hands

BPW Cambridge & K-W Club Members
BPW Cambridge & K-W Club Members