Upcoming Events

Annual Ebony Ball

Come join us as we celebrate 30 years of service at our annual scholarship fundraising event.

Join us again at our Ebony Ball and kick off the winter season with festivities! This year calls for a celebration, for it is our 30th year as a chapter of the Congress of Black Women of Canada. We thank you for your continuous support of our endeavours. All proceeds from this event go towards our annual scholarships.

Dress Code: SEMI- FORMAL
Doors Open at 6 PM.
Buy tickets here(online): https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ebony-ball-tickets-75501608343
In person: Festival FoodMart 456 Southdale Rd. E
For more information: Contact Monica (519-686-6463) or Vilma (519-681-5687)

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Past Events

28th Annual Scholarship Dinner & Western Endowment Fundraiser

Join CBWC (London Chapter) at our 28th Annual Scholarship Dinner and Western Endowment Fundraiser on June 8th, 2019. As part of our mandate we are pleased to offer a number of scholarship opportunities to local students.

This year’s event will be held at Fred Merrill Hall at St. Justin’s Parish in London, Ontario. Guest Speaker for this event will be Dr. Bonnie Schmidt, President and Founder of the national charitable organization, Let’s Talk Science.

In addition, there will be performances by El Sisteme South London String Quartet, a silent auction and a Wine Barrell live auction.

To get your tickets contact:

Get tickets on Snap’d at https://london.snapd.com/events/view/1246763
Festival Food Market: 519-649-7765
or call
Liz: 519-777-4996
Elrah: 519-657-8065
Vilma: 519-681-5681

Tickets are available until June 1st.
Tickets $55/ person
ADVANCED TICKETS ONLY.
**All proceeds from this dinner goes to support scholarship awards.

Scholarship Dinner and Endowment Fundraiser

Our theme this year is: “CELEBRATE HAROLD “. Come join us as we honour Harold Usher, London City Councillor, for his contribution to life in this city over the past 18 years. Harold did not seek re-election but his mark on this city deserves this recognition.

 

Tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite here – https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ebony-ball-celebrating-harold-usher-tickets-51970031764

Congress members participate in many educational activities, social events, lectures, seminars and various fundraising ventures including:

Black History Month Festivities

Educational Films at the Library

Congress Retreats

Black Business and Professionals Networking

The Dr. Marlene MacLeish Endowment Fund at Brescia University College

The Annual Scholarships/Awards Ceremony

Here are some photos from our most recent event, The 25th Annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony.