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
1) How did you first learn about W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I attend City College of San Francisco where I am enrolled in classes to complete the Social Justice & Diversity Certificate and earn my transfer degree. Through enrollment at City, I became aware of the Project SURVIVE community. Project SURVIVE is a peer education program that promotes … Continue reading Thank you for your support, Kali!
1) How long have you been with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I've been with W.O.M.A.N., Inc. since 2014... around three years. 2) Tell us a little bit about yourself? I'm someone who loves traveling, reading, and eating my way through San Francisco. I'm looking forward to adding the role of mother to my life soon too. 3) … Continue reading Meet a W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Volunteer: Samantha W.
1) How long have you been involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I have been involved with W.O.M.A.N. Inc., for almost 4 years I believe. 2) What have been your roles at W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I have been a crisis counselor volunteer and a case manager assistant for Paola during Latina Program. I have also volunteered in some … Continue reading W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Advocate Highlight: Lucy Chen
1) When did you first get involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I started volunteering for W.O.M.A.N., Inc. in October 2015. 2) What inspired you to do anti-violence work? My freshman year of college, I traveled to Lima, Peru with a group of students to learn more about the street child phenomenon and how it intersects with … Continue reading Volunteer Highlight: Astrea Somarriba
We recently wrapped up our Summer 40 Hour Collaborative training with the Riley Center. This was the first collaborative training with Riley's newest Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator Neda Said. Our training began at the Women's Building and continued at our new office location. Since January, we received over 125 applications from all over the Bay … Continue reading Congratulations to our Summer 2016 40-Hour Training Graduates!
1) When did you first get involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I got involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc. in October 2015. 2)What inspired you to do anti-violence work? I have always felt interested in working towards stopping the injustices that are in our society. Since I was a teenager, I wanted to become a psychologist, and when I graduated … Continue reading Volunteer Highlight: Ignacia Pérez Botto