Catholic Women's League of Canada

With 105 000 members in 1999, the Catholic Women's League of Canada represents the largest organized body of Catholic women in Canada.

Catholic Women's League of Canada, The

With 105 000 members in 1999, the Catholic Women's League of Canada represents the largest organized body of Catholic women in Canada. Nationally organized in 1920, the CWLC is committed to faith development, upholding Christian values and education, the understanding of religious freedom, social justice, peace and harmony, the recognition of the human dignity of all people and the sanctity of life from conception until natural death. Structured to enable members to make their views known at parish, diocesan and provincial levels, the CWLC, through its National Council, actively translates the objectives of the organization into statements and briefs to the government on a broad spectrum of concerns.