What are the different membership categories? Who Can Join?
You can join as an active (voting) member or a (non-voting) Ambassador. You can also attend an event for a drop in fee.
Active (Voting) member is best described as a woman who is:
- at the time of admittance to this class, is now, has been within the last two years, or will be within the next two years, engaged in remunerative employment, and
- is a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada (previously called landed immigrant), or
- is a BPW Canada member transferring from another BPW Canada club where she holds ACTIVE member status.
An Ambassador (Non-Voting) is best described as a woman who is:
- not engaged in remunerative occupation in business, professions, politics or industry at the time of acceptance to membership in this class and was not previously a BPW Canada member, or
- is a BPW member who belongs to a club elsewhere in Canada but wishes to be participate in an on-line club as a non-voting contributor, or
- is not a Canadian citizen nor a permanent resident.