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Members Update

Dear Members:  The Halifax Women’s History Society and its Woman on the Waterfront project enters another busy year and wants to update you on our news since our successful launch late last fall.  We want to thank the 39 members who contributed to our fund-raising ask in November and December. We raised $6,200 and are

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Media Coverage of the WoW event

We also are happy to report that our launch was a huge success. We had at least 70 people turn out Thursday, Oct. 29 — a rainy, windy day — to hear our chair, Janet Guildford, HRM Councilor Jennifer Watts and Second World War volunteer Marjorie Lindsay speak to the importance of our project and

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News Release

Halifax group launches national campaign to erect monument to honour Second World War women volunteers Oct. 29, 2015 HALIFAX: The Halifax Women’s History Society (HWHS) has launched a national campaign to erect a monument — the first to actual women in Halifax — to honor the work of women volunteers during the Second World War.

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Official Launch Scheduled for October 29

Welcome to our newest members, who have signed up this spring. Thank you so much for joining the Halifax Women’s History Society and its Woman on the Waterfront project. We are very excited about this endeavour. We now have a membership of 200+ and are aiming to hit the 300 mark by our official launch.  Our

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