During this time of crisis many nonprofits are juggling a vast array of priorities. These competing focuses might include protecting staff from unnecessary risk, keeping with funding requirements and perhaps the most salient of these priorities–adapting to the shifts in participant need. As DV organizations specifically, we are expected to react to crises on a … Continue reading Dismantling White Supremacy Culture and Navigating with Integrity: Mind Mapping Crisis Response in Nonprofit Leadership
As you may remember, we had our very first Healing Together fundraiser campaign in August. It was an experimental, month-long, dual awareness/fundraising campaign to help us foster healthy, healing relationships & support for our programs.
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
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!
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!
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
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