Record Details

NGOCatholic Women's League (CWL) England and Wales
AddressCatholic Women's League Headquarters, PO Box 49, Orpington, Kent, BR5 1WT
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:
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.
Last Edited ByRC at 23/10/2007 14:27:29