Hey friends! The folks over at Margaret O'Leary - Fillmore have kindly offered to donate 15% of all Valentines Day sales to W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Stop by and take a look at their items while supporting our anti-violence work on Tuesday, February 14th. Location: 2400 Fillmore Street, San Francisco, CA 94115 Store Hours: 10am - 6pm Thank … Continue reading Shop for Good This Valentines Day
Knowledge is power! Educate yourself about healthy and unhealthy relationships.Learn about the additional barriers people from different communities face when experiencing domestic violence. Challenge traditional ideas of domestic violence & squash misconceptions. Read about how different patterns of violence intersect with one another. Spread that knowledge around! Wear purple, the domestic violence awareness color. Show your support by adding some purple to … Continue reading How to Participate in Domestic Violence Awareness Month This October
On Saturday, August 13th, Unlikely Heroes collaborated with local bands to raise awareness and funds for local anti-violence organizations. Their anti-violence concert, included W.O.M.A .N., Inc. as a beneficiary of their event proceeds! Other beneficiaries included Black Lives Matter, Community United Against Violence and Uke Can End It. Check out the spotlight questions below to … Continue reading Donor Highlight: Unlikely Heroes
1) What opportunities have you been involved with at W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? W.O.M.A.N. Inc. and The Riley Center provide a comprehensive 40 hour domestic violence training several times during the year for volunteer peer advocates and counselors. I completed the Fall 2015 DV training program and have been a trained volunteer peer counselor/advocate on the Support … Continue reading Board Highlight: Juliette-Marie Somerset
Come join W.O.M.A.N., Inc. for the second Happy Hour Fundraiser of this summer series on Thursday, July 18th, 5-7pm! 10% of the bar's proceeds during this time will be generously donated to W.O.M.A.N. Inc. thanks to "Dr. Teeth & the Electric Mayhem"! *We will be raffling off some wonderful items (1 ticket for $5 or … Continue reading Happy Hour at “Dr. Teeth & the Electric Mayhem”: Thursday, July 18th from 5-7pm!
Lucy Chen came on board at W.O.M.A.N., Inc. in January of this year, initially supporting our team via administrative and social media projects. She participated in our Survivor Advocate training, graduating in March and shortly after became actively involved with our crisis line and Latina program. Lucy has put her Spanish speaking skills to great use … Continue reading W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Volunteer Spotlight–Lucy Chen
Helen joined the agency in April 2012. Before jumping into direct service work, she was a huge help in preparing for training by providing admin support to the volunteer program. Since completing the training process, Helen has been a thoughtful, patient and resourceful presence on our crisis line each week. She recently began the training … Continue reading W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Volunteer Spotlight: Helen Harvey