Avenues of Advocacy

In Our Community

Brampton Club members support seven local organizations through fund-raising activities including general meetings 50/50 draws and book sales, semi-annual euchre and golf tournaments, and annual cookie and meat drives.

  • Honey Church Women’s Shelter
  • Hope 7/24
  • Louise Outreach and Food Bank
  • Special Needs Adult Program Services SNAPSO
  • Victims of Peel
  • Wellspring Chinguacousy Cancer Support

Across the Province

At the June 10, 2023 virtual BPW Ontario Annual General Meeting, BPW Brampton supported the following provincial resolutions:

  • Sexual Violence Against Women in Post Secondary Schools
  • Providing More Affordable Housing for Women in Ontario

Across Canada

BPW Canada held its Annual General Meeting on August 12, 2023. At this virtual meeting, BPW Brampton supported the following national resolutions:

  • Support to Add Non-State Torture to the Criminal Code of Canada
  • Women’s Access to Health Services and Health Education through Technology led by BPW Brampton.
  • National Early Learning and Child Care (ELCC) Standards for Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access
  • Improving Reproductive Health Services Process Across Canada
  • Supporting Access to Abortion and Other Reproductive Services Across Canada
  • Updated Health Related Risks and Consequences of Alcohol Use and Abuse in Women
  • Supporting Education for Girls and Women in Afghanistan
  • Addressing Workplace Harassment in the Royal Canadian Mounted Police