What you can do

We need your talents. Here are some ways you can help. If you are interested, please contact our Communications Convenor or send an email to uwcny@uwcnorthyork.ca.

Monthly meetings

  • greet members or serve refreshments
  • introduce or thank monthly speaker or write up summary of the talk
  • be a buddy for a new member
  • give a ride to a fellow member to monthly meetings
  • photograph club events

Behind the scenes

  • act as treasurer for the Club or for the Scholarship Fund
  • audit the annual financial statements
  • provide website/Facebook content
  • start a Twitter or Instagram account to spread our news
  • post monthly meeting notices to online newspapers and online classified sites
  • assist in production of monthly newsletter (content, proof reading)
  • participate in advocacy study groups and surveys on important issues

Donate time or money

  • make an In Memory of or an In Honour of donation to our Scholarship Fund
  • attend the December 6 Fundraiser lunch
  • gather goods such as socks for shelters or small items for annual Shoebox Project
  • donate and buy books at our annual book sale

In the public eye

  • be a delegate to CFUW, Ontario Council and Toronto Caucus meetings 
  • take part in events such as Walk a Mile in her Shoes or an Equal Pay Day rally
  • promote the club with a booth at a retirement or community expo.
  • talk up the club with friends and acquaintances; click here for “elevator speech.”
  • hand out club brochures