Thank you! We raised over $7,000 during this year’s Purple Purse Challenge

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

Thank You for Celebrating our 40th Birthday with us!

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!

Thank you! We’ve raised over $10,000 during Domestic Violence Awareness Month!

During this year’s Allstate Foundation Purple Purse Challenge, we had 13 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 $10,000 in unrestricted funding for our organization — over $6,000 from the Purple Purse Challenge and over … Continue reading Thank you! We’ve raised over $10,000 during Domestic Violence Awareness Month!

W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Presents on Supporting Friends & Family of Survivors at SFSU’s Beta Phi Sorority

On March 2nd, we visited San Francisco State University’s Beta Phi Sorority to talk about how friends and family of survivors can navigate disclosures of abuse. We opened the discussion by engaging the group an activity that highlighted the importance and value of community support for survivors of domestic violence. This activity set the tone for the … Continue reading W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Presents on Supporting Friends & Family of Survivors at SFSU’s Beta Phi Sorority

Outreach Boos at Lowell High School’s Love Fest

On February 17th, the W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Outreach team tabled at Lowell High School Wellness Center’s Love Fest.  Outreach Boos, Alicia Padillapaz and Shaena Spoor, were joined by folks from Hip Hop to Health , Planned Parenthood, LYRIC, JUMA, YAWAV, SFWAR, Huckleberry Youth Clinic and Hand to Hand Kajukenbo and Self Defense Center. Each organization brought … Continue reading Outreach Boos at Lowell High School’s Love Fest

February is Teen DVAM – Join Our Awareness Campaign!

Hi all! In recognition of Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, we’re organizing a small project to show our support to teen survivors and those who are beginning to experience the dating scene. The theme that we’ll be centering around is going to be “You deserve ________.” What messages do you have for the young people … Continue reading February is Teen DVAM – Join Our Awareness Campaign!

We Raised Over $10,000 in the 2016 Purple Purse Challenge!

During this year’s Allstate Foundation Purple Purse Challenge, we had 14 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 $10,000 in unrestricted funding for our organization — DOUBLE what we raised last year. This put us … Continue reading We Raised Over $10,000 in the 2016 Purple Purse Challenge!