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We promote education, rights, and opportunities for women...


Hycroft - Vancouver's Edwardian treasure...


Women with a view for the future...


We bring arts and culture of Vancouver to Hycroft.


Engage with thought leaders...


Be part of the UWCV legacy.

Hycroft for the Holidays – November 16-19, 2023


We promote education, rights, and opportunities for women and enjoy sharing ideas, interests and fun at our clubhouse, Hycroft. Enjoy the many benefits of membership. Apply today!


We have many public events that are hosted at Hycroft throughout the year: stimulating talks and presentations, musical concerts, themed dinners, fashion shows, summer BBQs, and traditional Hycroft for the Holidays fundraiser.


Our Edwardian mansion in Old Shaughnessy is our home away from home in the city. It provides a gracious and welcoming ambience and delightful hospitality services for members and their guests.

Social and Business events

For those seeking an unparalleled setting for meetings, events, conferences, receptions, parties, weddings, and other special occasions. Non-member rates are available.

Providing scholarships, advocating for women, offering intellectual stimulation and celebrating arts and culture has ensured the loyalty and relevance of the UWCV for women for over 100 years.

Cleta BrownUWCV Past President

Hycroft, in the heart of Shaughnessy, is our members’ home away from home. We preserve our heritage house with its original interior, terrace, and beautiful walled garden - a welcoming place to enjoy, to meet, and to entertain family and friends.

Dianne DixonChair, House Committee

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world.
Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.

Margaret Mead