Canadian Fraternal Association


Canadian Fraternal Association

The Canadian Fraternal Association is a trade association for fraternal benefit societies in Canada which engages in advocacy on their behalf as well as providing services.

It represents fraternal organizations with approximately 400,000 Canadian members. These fraternal organizations offer financial products and services such as insurance, savings and investment vehicles as well as educational programs, volunteer services and social activities.

References

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* [http://select.nytimes.com/gst/abstract.html?res=F7071FFF385C167B93C1AB178FD85F408485F9 Obituary: Frank E. Hand, "The New York Times", April 23, 1944, Sunday, Page 41, 50 words] Former president of Canadian Fraternal Association
* [http://query.nytimes.com/gst/abstract.html?res=9E05E1D61E3CE433A2575BC2A9629C946197D6CF Oppose Fraternal Societies; Canadians Trying to Keep American Organizations Out. "The New York Times". April 28, 1900, Wednesday. Page 1, 78 words]
* [http://www.biographi.ca/EN/ShowBio.asp?BioId=41098 Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online - Oronhyatekha] Discusses Oronhyatekha of the Independent Order of Foresters who was also the first president of the Canadian Fraternal Association.
* [http://www.biographi.ca/EN/ShowBio.asp?BioId=40916&query=J%20AND%20Howard%20AND%20Hunter Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online - J. Howard Hunter] Biography of insurance regulator who was called the "father of fraternalism in Ontario" at a 1910 meeting of the Canadian Fraternal Association.
* [http://www.parl.gc.ca/35/2/parlbus/commbus/senate/com-e/bank-e/10cv-e.htm Testimony of the Canadian Fraternal Association before the Banking Committee of the Senate of Canada]

External links

* [http://www.cfa-afc.org/ Canadian Fraternal Association]


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