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MentorAction Member Bio – John Barron

MentorAction Member Bio – John Barron

Each month we do a MentorAction Member Bio. This month we would like to introduce John Barron. "Hello, my name is John Barron, and I am a Detective in the Domestic Violence Unit with the Hamilton Police Service. I became part of MentorAction because of my role within...

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The Freedom and Hope Women’s Golf Tournament

The Freedom and Hope Women’s Golf Tournament

The Freedom and Hope Women's Golf Tournament is an annual fundraiser for Jared's Place, a program of Interval House of Hamilton. Jared's Place provides legal information, advocacy, court accompaniment, and system navigation to women involved in Family or Criminal...

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Steel City Allies

Steel City Allies

The Steel City Allies are allies who have taken their #firststepfirstchange towards ending gender-based violence. Gender-based violence is a global pandemic. We all have women and girls in our lives who we love and care about and all women and girls have an undeniable...

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Celebrating Women – Tarana Burke

Celebrating Women – Tarana Burke

Tarana Burke has been hard at work for the past 3 decades working against racial injustice, violence and gender inequity. Ms. Burke was a victim of sexual violence as a child and teenager. She states that these experiences inspired her to work to improve the lives of...

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