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
As you may know, our previous strategic plan "sunsetted" in July of 2018. Setting organizational goals and objectives was pivotal in creating work plans and evaluating the quantitative elements of our services. Nevertheless, we encountered a greater need along the way: the need to flesh out our organization’s DNA, creating connective tissue between our objectives … Continue reading Theory of Change 2018
On behalf of our staff, volunteers and board, we're excited to share with you our 2018 Annual Report! As you may remember, we turned 40 in 2018. Over the decades, we’ve cultivated our organizational wisdom as we have learned to adapt, ground ourselves in survivor-centeredness, and embrace intersectional feminism. W.O.M.A.N., Inc. has experienced it’s share … Continue reading 2018 W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Annual Report
For yet another year, Cole Hardware, has generously offered to support W.O.M.A.N., Inc. this holiday season. There are 3 ways you can help Cole Hardware support us: Donate a gift or gift card of your choice at one of their locations and they will donate them to our Adopt-A-Family program for you. Donate to their spare change jars or … Continue reading Shop at Cole Hardware & Support W.O.M.A.N., Inc. This Holiday Season!
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
Tell us a bit about yourself My name is Ebtihal Shedid. I was born and raised in Cairo. I was a translator for 10 years and 2 years ago I switched careers and now I am a full time Photographer. I love languages, people and food. How did you first learn about W.O.M.A.N., Inc. … Continue reading Meet a W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Volunteer: Ebti Shedid
Looking for committed & compassionate individuals to volunteer with us! Apply to our Winter 2019 Domestic Violence Training! Application Process: Please go to http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/WIvolunteer_application to complete a volunteer application. Be sure to select “volunteer” under question 8 in order to be prompted to the appropriate application. The application provides us with important information about your readiness for … Continue reading Winter 2019 Domestic Violence Training