The Catholic Women's League


Our Mission: “The Catholic Women’s League of Canada calls its members to grow in faith, and to witness to the love of God through ministry and service.”

League Objectives

The objectives of the League shall be to unite the Catholic women of Canada:

  1. to achieve individual and collective spiritual development
  2. to promote the teachings of the Catholic church
  3. to exemplify the Christian ideal in home and family life
  4. to protect the sanctity of life
  5. to enhance the role of women in church and society
  6. to recognize the human dignity of all people everywhere
  7. to uphold and defend Christian education and values in the modern world
  8. to contribute to the understanding and growth of religious freedom, social justice, peace and harmony

Our Executive Council

  • President – Michelle Niefer
  • Organization/President Elect – Ginette Watson
  • Secretary – Joanna Luciano
  • Treasurer  – Iris Callaghan-Boles
  • Spiritual Chairperson – Terry Harnum
  • Christian Family Life Chairperson – Lore Coyne
  • Community Life Chairperson – Bev Bjerke
  • Communications Chairperson – Rita Swanson
  • Education and Health Chairperson – Liz Glover
  • Past President & History – Annette Meadows
  • Parish Activities – Paula Timmons