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Parksville Qualicum

CFUW (Canadian Federation of University Women) Parksville Qualicum is an inclusive group of women residing in the Oceanside area who are committed to and actively promote equality, education and opportunities for women and girls, locally, nationally, and internationally.

Parksville Qualicum

CFUW (formerly known as Canadian Federation of University Women) Parksville Qualicum is a voluntary, non-profit, non-partisan group open to all persons identifying as a woman who are committed to and actively promote equality, education,  and opportunities for children, girls, and women – locally, nationally, and internationally.

Founding CFUW members were trailblazing university graduates at a time when universities in Canada were not yet generally open to women. We want to retain the historical roots of the organization and still open up membership to be more inclusive to women from all walks of life who support the goals and mission of CFUW.  Read more about our journey to greater inclusivity here.

We encourage you to explore our site, and we welcome you if you’d like to join us.

Seniors smiling and having fun in park

Browse our many annual scholarships and bursaries

elementary school students waiting to get on the bus

Find out why you should join us

Care aide helping senior

Take part in our annual book sale

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Stay up to date on CFUW PQ with our monthly newsletters

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Learn more about our monthly meetings, speaker series, and community activities

The Coldest Night Of The Year

Walk for Oceanside Island Crisis Care Society (ICCS)

 on February 24, our members and friends raised over $5000.00 towards the work that ICCS does to ease the pain and suffering of those in need in our community.

Way To Go CFUW PQ Ramblers

BOOKSALE 2024 – Get Ready!!