Aurora House - Share the Care - a fund raising website for The Pas Committee for Women in Crisis


As a women's shelter in The Pas, we need the community to help us address domestic violence!
 
 
This website presence is intended to introduce you to ways you can assist. If you are visiting  this site and are a potential victim of abuse, please ensure your safety.  We do not engage in email counselling, so please call  us at 623-7427 or toll free nearest shelter at 1-877-977-0007.
 
Aurora House is  a member of the Manitoba Association of Women's  Shelters.



Starting Wednesday, Nov. 18, the Red Apple is starting a toy drive to benefit the children at Aurora  House. 















New fund raising initiative- was just launched August 5, unique gifts (shower curtain, bathmat, pillow)  featuring the photography of Teresa Roberts...
aurorahouse.threadless.com




















Sept. 21 was our Walk A mile in Her Shoes event, generating  almost $4000 in revenue.  












Many thanks to marchers and donors!



October 4th is designated as a day to remember Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women. We produced window decals and we thank Northland Ford, GM North, Opasquia Times, TD Bank, Westoba Credit Union for displaying red dresses that day.

Our Annual Meeting was held September 12th.  Here is our Annual report for download.
AnnualreportGversion.pdf (PDF — 11 MB)
  

This year's cover was a photograph of Winnipeg's 2016 mural of the year, reprinted with permission: 

Credit: "Mending", Mural by the Clandestinos (Shalak Attack & Bruno Smoky), Winnipeg, 2016. 











Thanks to customers, Shoppers Drug Mart and Lisa for the significant donation to Aurora House












Thanks to Shirley and our friends at Home Hardware for remembering the women in shelter on Valentines Day














Thanks to  Manitoba All Charities Campaign, Weston Foundation, United Way
 
and the Canadian Women's Foundation for grants.



 



 
 
 








 



Thanks to The Blennerhasset Foundation for  making sweet dream possible thanks to new mattresses!
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  Still Fundraising: we have  Donation cards suitable for gifts  and in memoriam tributes,  our remaining stock of Guatemalan handicrafts, calendars, daybooks and items from Syracyuse Cultural Workers.  We also have purchased necklaces and earrings from African shelters.  Just arrived - our Nepalese collection
 
We are always seeking new casuals, usually the first step to full-time employment.  If you possess 1000 hours training or experience in a counselling related field, please submit your resume to auroratp@mts.net  or post to Box 3779 The Pas, Mb. R9A 1S4.  We are now accepting resumes for summer positions, click her for more information ...
 

 

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