University Women in Abbotsford hold fundraiser

Group provides bursaries for mature female students, as well as items to the local transition house.

Members of the Canadian Federation of University Women display items for their silent auction as part of their Christmas fundraiser.

Members of the Canadian Federation of University Women display items for their silent auction as part of their Christmas fundraiser.

The Abbotsford chapter of the Canadian Federation of University Women recently held a Christmas fundraiser.

As part of the fundraiser, the group held a silent auction. Funds raised provide bursaries to mature female students returning to university or to further their education.

Members also made and delivered four dozen bags filled with personal items as well as toys to the Abbotsford Transition House .

This is a free supportive shelter for abused single women as well as women with their children.

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