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CATHOLIC WOMEN'S LEAGUE

About Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Women's League

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.

The Objects 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 human 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

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Bursary

Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Women's League is offering a bursary of $500 for a student entering post-secondary education.

 

Criteria and guidelines

 

1. Applicant must be a practicing Catholic

2. The applicant must be a parishioner of Holy Name of Jesus Parish for at least 2 years

3. Submit a letter (300 words or less) in applicants own words containing the following:

   a) Summary of achievements, interests and activities in school, church and community

   b) Summary of education plans to achieve future goals and aspirations

   c) Letter must include: FULL NAME, COMPLETE MAILING ADDRESS, CONTACT NUMBER, E-MAIL NUMBER

       NAME OF SCHOOL ATTENDED, FATHER/MOTHER/ OR LEGAL GUARDIAN’S NAME

       POST-SECONDARY SCHOOL/INSTITUTION APPLIED TO/AREA OF STUDY. 

4. A letter from the pastor stating that the candidate is a practicing Catholic

 

Please submit the completed letter by June 11, 2024 to

 

CHARITY CHEN

CWL PRESIDENT

C/O HOLY NAME OF JESUS PARISH

4925 CAMBIE STREET

VANCOUVER, B.C.

V5Z 2Z4

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