Christmas at Bryony House

November 19, 2014

We have two ways that you can make a difference at Bryony House during this Christmas Season. 1) In – house Women and Children - Donate items for the women and children who are staying at Bryony House this Christmas. The following are lists to choose…

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Soup Sisters Continues to Warm Our Hearts

October 17, 2014

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The October session of Soup Sisters didn’t disappoint. The energetic group cooked up a storm in an effort to create delicious soup for Bryony House for the month. Many thanks to those who came out and shared the laughs and evening with us. If you…

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Women in Business HFX Trade Show November 1st

October 17, 2014

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The 1st Women in Business HFX Trade Show “A Chance to Shine” was organized to highlight women owned businesses in the Halifax area, and their contribution to our economy and communities.  Many of the planned workshops were designed with the entrepreneur in mind. Industry professionals…

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Dare to Dream Lottery

October 7, 2014


As a non-profit organization, we welcome all community efforts to help us attain our fundraising goals and are grateful for all of our supporters. The Dare to Dream Lottery is a fundraising event created, operated and managed by ALPC Housing Solutions Inc., who initially approached…

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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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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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