CWLWelcome to Blessed Sacrament Amherstview
Catholic Women's League!

Meetings

Our regular meetings generally follow 7 pm Mass on the second Tuesday of the month, which is a part of the spiritual portion of our meetings. Please join your sisters at Mass as we pray together. Meetings are cancelled over the summer. Note that in the winter months, meetings will be cancelled if the weather is poor. If in doubt, check this website for cancellations or call Donna Guiney (613-331-5789). Approved minutes are available at the bottom of this page.

    NEXT MEETING:
    Next General Meeting: Our next General Meeting will be held on Tuesday, December 14th at 7:00 p.m. This meeting will be held by Zoom and teleconference (phone) and in-person (fully vaccinated only, masks required). Please call in/link 5 minutes prior to the meeting.


CWL News

2021 FUNDSCRIP CAMPAIGN
Get ahead of Christmas by ordering your gift cards during our November FundScrip campaign. A percentage of your purchase will be donated to our CWL. We encourage you to invite your family members, friends, co-workers and neighbours to participate! More information may be found HERE.

2ND ANNUAL VIRTUAL SILENT AUCTION 
Our second virtual silent auction was held on Sunday, October 3rd, 2021 and was a huge success! This will help us to meet our financial goals for 2022. Thanks to everyone who supported the auction with donations, promotion and participation.


NEWSLETTERS
Our CWL council will be publishing quarterly newsletters to keep our membership informed about news, upcoming events and meetings. Members with an email address will be sent the newsletter by email. Those without email will be mailed a copy of the newsletter. Copies of current and archived newsletters will be available here:


SIGN UP FOR E-MAIL COMMUNICATIONS
Our CWL council now has an e-mail address: amherstviewcwl@gmail.com. Members of our council who have provided their e-mail address will now receive CWL news, information and updates by e-mail. This is a great way to follow the work of our council if you cannot attend our monthly meetings. If you are a member and would like to receive e-mail news and information, please send us a request with your e-mail address and you will be added to the list.


2019-2021 EXECUTIVE
President: Donna Guiney (613-331-5789)
President-elect: Kelly Neville (1-613-920-4824)
Past President: Mary Lou Hills (613-384-3547)
Secretary: Shirley McDonald (613-389-9810)
Treasurer: Danna Dobson (613-634-9621)
Membership: Margaret Barker (613-888-6495)
2018-2021 STANDING COMMITTEE CHAIRS
Spiritual Development: Bernadette Veitch (613-767-2252)
Christian Family Life: Suzanne MacDonald (613-389-1711)
Communications: Barbara Ann Richard (613-633-8833)
Community Life: Barbara Larmondon (613-384-5157)
Education: Sarah Knill-McParland (613-217-8105)
Health: Bev Lyman (613-634-6318)
Resolutions & Legislation: VACANT  

Archives - CWL Events

New Officers for 2019-2021
New Officers were elected at our November Annual General Meeting. See full listing above. The Officers were installed at our December pot-luck dinner.

   

Reaching Out...

Our council supports a number of local and national groups and charities:

  • Project Homeland (local military)
  • Food Bank (local)
  • Winter Coat Drive (local)
  • Kingston Street Mission (local)
  • OLMC Grade 8 Graduation Gifts (local)
  • General Assistance Fund (local)
  • Hope Fund (national)
  • Birthright (national)
  • Kenya Help (international)
  • International Emergency Assistance (2015: Nepal Earthquake, 2016: Fort MacMurray Fire Relief)

Minutes

Approved meeting minutes are available by clicking on the link below*:

* You will need Adobe Reader to read these minutes. Download Adobe Reader (FREE) here.


Policy Manual

The Blessed Sacrament Catholic Women's League policy manual is now available online. Watch it grow as we continue to develop our council's policies and procedures!


Other Items to Download


Links

Blessed Sacrament CWL
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Blessed Sacrament Parish
Amherstview & Amherst Island, Ontario
Saint Linus Parish
Bath, Ontario
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3 Briscoe Street, Amherstview, Ontario K7N 1X2
PHONE: (613) 389-2009 ~ FAX: (613) 389-8995
blessedsacrament@cogeco.net