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Ulysse Soccer Training

Posted on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 10:00 AM

For over a decade, coach and owner Brendon Ulysse has been serving the soccer community of Brantford with camps, team trainings, and one-on-one lessons. In his own words, Ulysse Soccer Training is for, “passionate soccer players.” What he offers is supplemental training for those individuals and teams who want to take their abilities to the next level and are willing to dedicate the time to do so. His philosophy is centered around the belief that every time a player steps on the soccer pitch it’s...

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Black History Month: Black-owned clothing businesses

Posted on Monday, February 08, 2021 10:00 AM

February is Black History Month, a time that recognizes the historic and ongoing struggles toward racial equality and celebrates the experiences and accomplishments of Black Canadians. Tourism Brantford invites you to follow along and share your own stories on social media using the hashtag #BHMBrantford. Today, we are highlighting two Black-owned clothing businesses in Brantford, zBTFD and Hav 2 Hav Shoes and Apparel.


zBTFD
433 Colborne Street, Brantford
zBTFD is owned and operated by Amanda Mersereau...

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Black Owned Hair Studios

Posted on Saturday, February 06, 2021 10:00 AM

In this next #BHMBrantford feature, Tourism Brantford is pleased to highlight black-owned hair studios in Brantford.

Janice’s Unisex Hair Studio | 519-752-3008 | 17 General St, Brantford

Janice Powell moved to Brantford in the early 1990’s and began her hair cutting career renting a chair at another local, home-based studio. Although moving to Brantford was an adjustment, it’s a place she’s come to love and through it all she has been able to slowly grow her own home studio. Transitioning from renting...

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Black History Month

Posted on Monday, February 01, 2021 10:00 AM

February is Black History Month, a time that recognizes the historic and ongoing struggles toward racial equality and celebrates the experiences and accomplishments of Black Canadians.

Culturally diverse and composed of many people and communities, Brantford is proud to join cities around the world to officially recognize February as “Black History Month”. People of African descent have been a fundamental part of Brantford’s history since at least 1858, and have greatly contributed to the cultural,...

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Catering in Brantford

Posted on Sunday, January 31, 2021 10:00 AM

On today’s blog, Brantford caterers get the spotlight. In the face of constantly changing regulations and guidelines, the catering companies in our community have remained resilient and adaptive, working tirelessly to protect their employees and customers while still providing exceptional food and service. During lockdown, there aren’t many opportunities to providing catering, but we aim to tease your appetite with some of their delicious offerings in hope that when we are free to host events and...