Meet one of our volunteers, Sabrina! Sabrina has been volunteering with us since July 2016 and has supported us with the W.O.M.A.N., Inc. 24-hour hotline amongst other organization functions. Volunteers are the backbone of our organization and we truly could not thrive without people like Sabrina on our team. Read more about her & the anti-violence … Continue reading Meet a W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Volunteer: Sabrina
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
Hi everyone! We are excited to announce that W.O.M.A.N., Inc. has been selected again to participate in The Allstate Foundation Purple Purse Challenge! Last year, this campaign raised nearly $3.1 million for domestic violence organizations across the nation & we're going to be apart of that effort for the 2nd year in a row. So … Continue reading Purple Purse Challenge 2016
During the holidays I decided the office should give back and I felt W.O.M.A.N. Inc. would be a great cause to give to. I then set up a wrapping station with one of my co-workers that had been in an abusive relationship a long time ago and we told everyone that we would wrap anyone’s presents for them just donate what you can. So people dropped in everything from quarters to twenties and at the end of the season we raised $119!
We were honored to be one of ~160 organizations selected to be apart of Allstate's 2015 Purple Purse challenge! The Allstate Purple Purse Challenge aims to speak out against financial abuse and to promote economic empowerment. In honor of domestic violence awareness month, the Allstate foundation hosts this fundraising challenge annually to help increase visibility, awareness … Continue reading Thanks for Supporting Us in the 2015 Purple Purse Challenge!
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 Ways to Get Involved This Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Not only was last year's W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Pet Calendar calendar overflowing with cuteness, it was also full of love and bravely shared stories of how pets have helped people through times of struggle & healing. We want to fill our 2016 calendar with YOUR animal companions & what they mean to you! Read more about it at the link below: