Spring Clean Project

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  As the land begins to thaw and the winds blow warmer, nature starts to bloom.   Spring is a time of growth and renewal.  It is a time when we often choose to purge and clean our homes from the things that collected over the winter, open the windows and air out our spaces.  Some of us launch spring projects to refresh our homes.    At Anselma and Haven House we too purge our spaces, clean the yards, open the windows and plan what herbs...

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Canadian Tire -Pinebush creating a safe home for women and children

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  The dedication of employees, customers and of the owners, Kerry and Pam Leroux,  lead Canadian Tire on PINEBUSH in Cambridge to be able to BUILD A BEDROOM at the Rebuilt Haven House! Women’s Crisis Services of Waterloo Region is very proud to thank Canadian Tire Pinebush for their support of the campaign to Rebuild Haven House, the shelter supporting abused women and their children in Cambridge and North Dumfries. Kicking off their...

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RAPTORS Blind Bid for Haven House

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Blind Bid Auction of Raptors Corporate Suite Tickets Proceeds support Rebuild Haven House On Wednesday, December 16, 2015, bidding will open for a pair of corporate suite tickets to see the Toronto Raptors vs Charlotte Hornets on January 1, 2016. There are five pairs of tickets available and bids start at $400 per pair. The Suites are located in Section ES213. Bidding will ONLY be open from 6:00 am to 4:00 PM (Dec 16). To place your bid, email...

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The Gift of Gift Cards

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There are many ways to support the work of Women’s Crisis Services and the women and children we are serving.  A donation of gift cards is one way that you can share your generosity. Whether that card is to purchase a birthday present for her teen or to help her purchase supplies for her new kitchen, women who receive gift cards are given the opportunity to be independent and make their own choices. It is likely that the abusive situation...

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ONE ACT – Gary Kirkham

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Three years ago, when Dwight Storring introduced us to Gary, we knew this would be a very special relationship.  They created a video for a project  called “What about the Children?”.  The following year they created “She Deserves It” and “Three Days in Haven House”; each time the projects became more ambitious. “Rage Against Violence” raises that bar as Gary once again teamed up with Dwight to create this expression of violence...

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