Frances Lovering Award
The Frances Lovering is the highest Hamilton Diocesan Award for the CWL. Recipients are CWL members who demonstrates the objectives of the League in her service to the League, her parish, and the community. We are honoured to have these women as members of our council.
At the 2007 Hamilton Diocesan CWL Convention, Nancy Morley was proclaimed first among all.
At the 2016 Hamilton Diocesan CWL Convention, Lillian Orzel was named as recipient.
After a lengthly service career on the Diocesan CWL Executive, two years as president, and for her work on Provincial and National councils, Rosanne Sogan was presented a Life Membership at the 2015 Annual National Convention in Vancouver.
In The Catholic Women’s League of Canada, in addition to the honour, Life Membership gives the recipient a permanent place on the national council, the same voting privileges as accredited delegates at an annual meeting or convention, a voice in its affairs, and eligibility for a national appointment.
Maple Leaf Service Pin
Our Council has recognized the following members for their leadership, and for serving the League, church and parish community in an exceptional or meritorious manner.
We also recognized the following council members for faithful and exceptional service to the Council, and to the League.