BCHF News Nelson’s Frances Welwood named Notable Woman

Nelson’s Frances Welwood named Notable Woman

From left, Alison Hutchison, Frances Welwood and Cathy Leugner are seen at the Canadian Federation of University Women centennial in Winnipeg where Welwood was named one of 100 Notable Women.

Longtime BC Historical Federation member Frances Welwood has been recognized by the Canadian Federation of University Women. 

The honour for the Nelson resident came as the organization celebrated its centennial this month in its founding city of Winnipeg. As part of the annual general meeting and celebration, 100 women from across Canada were awarded the title Notable Women.

Read more in the Nelson Star.