Media

Melissa Histon has featured in many newspaper and magazine articles over the years. A number of these features can be seen below.

 

Raising money outside of the box

Newcastle businesses have come together to raise funds and have some fun for Got Your Back Sista.

Newcastle businesses have come together to raise funds and have some fun for Got Your Back Sista.

Charity lunch to support Sistas during Newcastle 500

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Got Your Back Sista Founder Melissa Histon with Lord Mayor Nuatali Nelmes at the announcement of the luncheon.

 

Newcastle City Council partners with anti domestic violence charity

Got Your Back Sista's Melissa Histon with council interim CEO Jeremy Bath.

Got Your Back Sista’s Melissa Histon with council interim CEO Jeremy Bath.

 

Got Your Back Sista to host anti-domestic violence event at Newcastle Knights vs New Zealand Warriors NRL game

Got Your Back Sista founder Melissa Histon, front at left, with anti-domestic violence advocates Helen Cummings, Scott Williams and Clint Newton plus event supporters.

Got Your Back Sista founder Melissa Histon, front at left, with anti-domestic violence advocates Helen Cummings, Scott Williams and Clint Newton plus event supporters.

 

Exposing child trafficking horror

3 Angels Nepal ambassadors try to help the girls

3 Angels Nepal ambassadors try to help the girls

 

Violence is not normal and is never acceptable

Melissa Histon, Helen Cummings, Scott Williams and Clint Newton will lead the call at Saturday's Knights game to say "NO to domestic violence’.

Melissa Histon, Helen Cummings, Scott Williams and Clint Newton will lead the call at Saturday’s Knights game to say “NO to domestic violence’.

 

Tapping ‘sista’ power

Melissa Histon-Browning has built The Sista Code with a message of empowerment for all women.

Melissa Histon-Browning has built The Sista Code with a message of empowerment for all women.

The Sista Code helps women to support women in the Hunter and globally

Jenny's Place assistant manager Jill Evans and Melissa Histon-Browning sort through a suitcase of donated clothes.

Jenny’s Place assistant manager Jill Evans and Melissa Histon-Browning sort through a suitcase of donated clothes.

Raid My Wardrobe takes a stand for Newcastle women in need

Kim-Cherie Davidson, Natalie Meade, Melissa Histon, Rachel Prest, Nadene Barretto, Lucy Plikss, Grace McLean and Janine Chandler are helping women in need. You can too.

Kim-Cherie Davidson, Natalie Meade, Melissa Histon, Rachel Prest, Nadene Barretto, Lucy Plikss, Grace McLean and Janine Chandler are helping women in need.

Suffering in Nepal to be filmed

ON the eve of International Women’s Day, a group of Novocastrians is looking to shed light on the plight of disadvantaged women and children in one of the world’s most remote locations.

ON the eve of International Women’s Day, a group of Novocastrians is looking to shed light on the plight of disadvantaged women and children in one of the world’s most remote locations.

 

Inspiring the next Generation of Business People

Callaghan College Jesmond Senior Campus wants their students to 'AIM Higher' when considering their futures.

Callaghan College Jesmond Senior Campus wants their students to ‘AIM Higher’ when considering their futures.

 

‘This is Life Blood’ – Heroines with Heart

Melissa’s spirit is captivating. Thrilled to share this beautiful, raw interview with you today.

Melissa’s spirit is captivating. Thrilled to share this beautiful, raw interview with you today.

 

Chicks with Sticks

Michelle Faithfull and Melissa Histon-Browning with Westpac helicopter crewmen behind.

Michelle Faithfull and Melissa Histon-Browning with Westpac helicopter crewmen behind.

 

Superstorm just another battle

Tingira Heights resident Melissa Histon-Browning at the entrance to Central Park on Central Park West, fenced off and closed post hurricane.

Tingira Heights resident Melissa Histon-Browning at the entrance to Central Park on Central Park West, fenced off and closed post hurricane.

 

50 shades of pink for Hunter women

50 Shades of Pink charity event - Mellisa Histon-Browning of GenXwomen, Paula Greentree of Hunter Breast Cancer Foundation, and Sharon Waterhouse of Hunter Business Women's Network.

50 Shades of Pink charity event – Mellisa Histon-Browning of GenXwomen, Paula Greentree of Hunter Breast Cancer Foundation, and Sharon Waterhouse of Hunter Business Women’s Network.

 

Breast cancer survivor at 36

Melissa Histon-Browning at home in Tingira Heights.

Melissa Histon-Browning at home in Tingira Heights.

 

Helping women to beat disease

Survivor at 36

Melissa’s story of breast cancer brings hope for young women