1) How long have you been with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I have been with W.O.M.A.N., Inc. since 2012 2) What is your role at the agency? My roles have definitely changed throughout the time that I have been here. I started out as a volunteer, doing support line, walk-ins, and Latin@ Program. A bit after I … Continue reading Staff Hightlight: Adilia Preciado, Echando Pa’lante Coordinator
How long have you been working at W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I’ve been with W.O.M.A.N., Inc. for a little over a year but I have only started working with W.O.M.A.N., Inc. for a couple of weeks now 🙂 What do you do at W.O.M.A.N., Inc. ? I am Latina Program Assistant, so I work with monolingual Spanish speaking survivors. I … Continue reading Staff Highlight – Adilia Preciado
*Catherine Connor-Moore Catherine Connor-Moore joined W.O.M.A.N., Inc. in September 2010. Since then she has contributed so much to our Latina Program and Crisis Line! Catherine is a fluent Spanish speaker, always willing to help, has great work integrity, and is a tremendously intelligent and funny addition to the volunteer community. Though still a dedicated volunteer, Catherine … Continue reading W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Volunteer Spotlight: Catherine, Emily, Adilia
We were excited to provide a support group at our offices where one of our fellow Pioneras, Laura, facilitated for the first time. She provided an 8 week Spanish support group where they discussed topics on self-esteem, healthy relationships, boundaries, and built community amongst fellow Latinx Program clients. Laura was able to embrace her leadership skills as well as … Continue reading When Participants Move the Work Forward // Cuando los participantes mueven el trabajo hacia adelante
During this year’s Allstate Foundation Purple Purse Challenge, we had 16 board members, staff members, and volunteers join our W.O.M.A.N., Inc. fundraising team. Throughout Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the collective effort of our fundraisers and donors brought in over $7,000 in unrestricted funding for our organization — over $5,000 from the Purple Purse Challenge and over … Continue reading Thank you! We raised over $7,000 during this year’s Purple Purse Challenge
Please help empower survivors of domestic violence and make the holidays special for them and/or their children! Last holiday season, we received over $860+ in the form of gift cards, and some amazing gifts thanks to community members like you! Join us in supporting our 9th Annual Adopt a Family Holiday Gift Card Drive! This … Continue reading Adopt-a-Family 2018
We had an amazing time last Thursday at W.O.M.A.N., Inc.’s 40th Birthday Celebration. The space was vibrantly filled with current and former W.O.M.A.N., Inc. staff, board, volunteers, program participants and community allies. Thanks to our fabulous and generous supporters, we raised over $9,000 for our programs serving domestic violence survivors, their friends and family. Folks … Continue reading Thank You for Celebrating our 40th Birthday with us!