This fonds consists of documents relating to the Business and Professional Women's Club of Ottawa (BPWCO)'s administration, committees, finances, events such as Biennial Conventions, Annual Provincial Conferences, programs and workshops, views on various women's issues such as minimum wage, equality and abortion. It contains mostly textual material such as correspondence, speeches, procedures, publications, reports, budgets, and newspaper clippings, in addition to some photographs and certificates.
Business and Professional Women's Clubs of Ottawa (BWCPO)
This item is a black plexiglas with a silver frame with an engraved Canadian Federation of Business and Professional Women's Club (CFBPWC)'s engraved emblem and text "BPW/FCCP Canada Promotion Ottawa Club Moncton Convention, July 1994" and three seed pearls. The plaque was placed in oversize box 16.
This item is a certificate "Canadian Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs. On the occasion of the 34th Biennial Convention July 1994, The Business Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs does hereby attest that the: Ottawa Club has qualified to receive this certificate for its outstanding contribution to the promotion of the Federation by significantly increasing in its membership for the year 1993-1994" and "La Fédération canadienne des clubs de femmes de carrières commerciales et professionnelles. À l'occasion de sa 34e Convention biennale de juillet 1994, la Fédération canadienne des clubs de femmes de carrières commerciales et professionnelles désire honorer de façon spéciale: Ottawa Club pour sa contribution remarquable à la promotion de la Fédération par l'accroissement exceptionnel du nombre de ses membres pour l'année 1993-1994".