The Catholic Women's League of Canada
St. Ignatius Loyola Council
** Faith ** Service ** Social Justice **
League History: The Catholic Women's League of Canada was organized nationally on June 17, 1920 and was granted federal incorporation on December 12, 1923. The League is officially recognized by the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) in 1948.
Mission Statement: 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.
CWL Patroness: Mary, “Our Lady of Good Counsel”
Core Purpose: Uniting Catholic Women to grow in faith and to promote social justice through service to the Church, Canada and the world.
Faith - following Catholic teaching
Service - local, national and international
Social Justice - actively involved in society
The goals of the League are to:
St. Ignatius Loyola CWL Council Executive – January 2022 to January 2024
Standing Committee Chairpersons:
Meetings: General Meetings are held September through June on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the parish hall. All are welcome. Currently, due to COVID19, meetings are being held via ZOOM.
How to Join: All women, 16 years of age and older, are invited to journey with other likeminded women, in a sisterhood of faith, fulfillment and companionship. For further information please contact Debbie Bates at firstname.lastname@example.org