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NGOCatholic Women's League (CWL) England and Wales
AddressCatholic Women's League Headquarters, PO Box 49, Orpington, Kent, BR5 1WT
Telephone
Emailnatsec@cwlhq.org.uk
Websitewww.catholicwomensleague.org.uk
Background InformationCatholic Women's League (CWL) seeks "to educate and encourage Catholic women to play a role in the work of the Church at parish, diocesan, national and international levels." The League undertakes a wide range of work, with a particular emphasis on social care and education. It was founded by Margaret Fletcher, and launched on the back of interest generated through her quarterly, The Crucible. Charity no. 250120. Source: www.catholicwomensleague.org.uk
Year Created1906
Other Names / Antecedent Bodies
Related OrganisationsBritish Vigilance Association; World Union of Catholic Women's Organisations; National Board of Catholic Women (NBCW)
KeywordsChristianity; Education; Gender; Social care.
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