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Aims & Objectives

BPW is about Meeting the Changing Needs of Members across time through Depth, Longevity & Diversity.  North Toronto BPW meets the first Wednesday of each month at the Latvian Cultural Centre, 4 Credit Union Drive (South of Eglinton, east of DVP.  Guest Speakers talk with members about issues that are important in today's world.

Aims & Objectives

  • To develop and encourage women to pursue business, the professions and industry
  • To work toward the improvement of economic, employment and social conditions for women
  • To work for high standards of service in business, the professions, industry and public life
  • To stimulate interest in federal, provincial and municipal affairs, and to encourage women to participate in the business of government at all levels
  • To encourage and assist women and girls to acquire further education and training
  • To issue a magazine or other publication
  • To affiliate with other organizations to promote mutual interests of women
  • To co-operate with the International Federation of Business and Professional Women (IFBPW), and to implement its aims and objectives.
  • To provide opportunities for interaction between members and Clubs; to promote the policies and initiatives of the national and International Federations, the Provincial Organizations/Associations, and local Clubs; and to promote the development of new Clubs in Canada.
  • While upholding the traditions of respect, support and mutual co-operation and recognizing the varied backgrounds and lifestyles of its members, to create a positive image of a strong, progressive and mutually supportive women's group by developing forward thinking policies and efficient operating procedures to provide a forum for positive action.
  • To lobby for change in law and practice which will achieve economic equity and economic security for women, and to work for change in attitudes which will bring about equality of opportunity for women in education, employment and participation in public and political roles.
  • To recognize and promote the varied abilities and accomplishments of its membership and to encourage the development of the career and leadership aspirations of women.

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