Funds raised to assist women escaping domestic violence

by: Elizabeth Ussher Groff,

A Brentwood-Darlington neighborhood fund-raising event on Saturday, October 14th, benefiting Bradley Angle House, a Portland shelter for women fleeing from domestic violence, raised $400.

The afternoon included information tables, raffle gifts, and good food at Mehri's Bakery, S.E. 52nd and Bybee.

Shown, from left in foreground of the photo, are bakery owner Mehri Gaspeed, fundraiser organizer Kelly Manser, and volunteer Sherry Hague--along with other event supporters.

The Portland Fire Bureau's Engine 25 put in an appearance delight the children.