Federally Funded Crime Prevention Program to Help Young Girls At-Risk

August 21, 2014

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The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness announced federal funding for a new crime prevention project in Halifax for the Halifax Transition House Association (Bryony House). The Alternative Pathways Project, developed by Dr. Jennifer Bernier, will be housed at BRAVE, a…

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Target and Killam Property Employees Take Over the Soup Sister’s Kitchen for Bryony House

August 11, 2014

Soup Sisters Full group photo

  Target store employees from across the region and Killam Property employees came with their aprons in hand and sharp wit to make a variety of delicious soups with Soup Sisters for Bryony House.  This crew made a great evening even better. Please contact Halifax…

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Martini & Heels

August 1, 2014

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          The third annual Martini & Heels for Bryony House will be held on Thursday August 21, 2014, from 6-9pm, in the Chandelier Room at Taboo Nightclub, in Halifax. This event sold out in just 3 weeks last year! Your $35…

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Bryony House in Search for Volunteer Board Members

May 20, 2014

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Bryony House is looking for women with a feminist perspective and a woman-centered approach to advocating and addressing issues that impact women in our community.  Candidates are interested in working to enhance our community partnerships, can commit to attend monthly board meetings and work collaboratively…

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Bryony Broads Tackle Woman Abuse at Move for Hope 2014

April 18, 2014

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The Bryony Broads tackled woman abuse at the 2014 Move for Hope in Halifax in support of the Canadian Women’s Foundation. We are happy to report that the Bryony Broads were also presented with the Team Spirit Award for their enthusiasm at the fun filled…

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Sir John A MacDonald High School Leadership Class Raises Funds for Bryony House

March 25, 2014

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We want to send out a big thank you to Haley Vining, Lindsay Macaully and the rest of the Sir John A MacDonald High School Leadership class for working so hard to raise funds for Bryony House and Phoenix during the school year. This amazing…

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Soup Sisters Warming Hearts of Shelter Residents With Amazing Homemade Soup

February 5, 2014

The soup’s on in Halifax! Soup Sisters Halifax launched February 4, 2014 with a wonderful group of 30 inaugural Halifax soup-makers who chopped and diced over 200 servings of nourishing soup for Bryony House. Special thanks to all the Soup Sisters who came out to…

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