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Statement on Kamloops Indian Residential School Discovery

The Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation has confirmed that the remains of 215 children have been found on the grounds of the former Kamloops Indian Residential School, one of more than 100 residential schools that operated until 1996 across Canada, including on Vancouver...

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Facilitators at AGM

Join Us for the 2021 Annual General Meeting

We are excited to announce Bridges for Women Society’s 2020-2021 Annual General Meeting on Thursday June 24th, 2021, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Zoom. You are invited to come celebrate with us! Join us as we launch our updated...

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Now Accepting Applications for the Bridges Bursary Program

Bridges for Women Society is delighted to announce that applications are now open for the 2021 bursary program. Bursaries are open to all current Bridges for Women clients and graduates. This year, there are four bursaries available, each with their...

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Our Statement on Anti-Asian Hate Crimes

Bridges for Women Society denounces the anti-Asian hate crimes that are sweeping across North America. The recent murder of six Asian-American women in Atlanta was not an isolated incident but the crest of a tide of racist incidents. The alleged...

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Our Commitment to Anti-Racism

Over the past weeks, members of the Bridges for Women staff and board have been reflecting on our shared grief over the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Chantal Moore, and other Black and Indigenous people at the hands of...

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