Please join us in congratulating Mary Martinez on her promotion to Associate Director at W.O.M.A.N., Inc.! Mary originally joined W.O.M.A.N., Inc. as a support line volunteer back in February of 2008. Due to her hard work, commitment, and passion, she quickly progressed in her work and become a strong leader of the organization. Due in … Continue reading Congratulations to Mary Martinez on Her New Role as W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Associate Director!
We are so very proud to announce that our Peer Services Manager, Mary Martinez, has won the California Partnership to End Domestic Violence’s (CPEDV) Emerging Leader Award. The award is meant to go to someone who has worked or volunteered in the domestic violence movement for at least three years and is a person … Continue reading CPEDV’s Emerging Leader Award Goes to Our Very Own Mary Martinez!
In early November, Cohort III of the Strong Field Leadership Development Program convened in sunny La Jolla, California for our first in-person gathering since our kick-off retreat back in June. I was dressed for the low 60 degree weather in San Francisco but was unprepared for the 80+ degree weather in San Diego; it was … Continue reading Strong Field Leadership Development Program: Update from Mary Martinez
On June 11 The Strong Field Project – a four-year program whose stated goal is to build a strong, coordinated network of domestic violence service providers in California – launched its third cohort of the Leadership Development Program. The kick off retreat took place in lovely Aptos, Ca where 20 domestic violence leaders from around the state … Continue reading Staff Member Mary Martinez Attends the Strong Field Project
We have exciting news! W.O.M.A.N., Inc.’s Crisis Line Supervisor, Mary Martinez, was accepted into the highly competitive Strong Field Leadership Development Program! The program is geared towards building a strong, coordinated network of domestic violence service providers in California! Read on to learn what Jill & Mary have to say about this opportunity below. “I … Continue reading Strong Field Project Welcomes Mary Martinez
How long have you been working at W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? 4.5 years, but I began as a crisis line volunteer. What do you do for W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I am the Crisis Line Supervisor. I help train those volunteers who are part of the crisis line program, working closely with them to make sure they feel supported. … Continue reading W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Staff Highlight: Mary Martinez
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