Volunteer Highlight: Sarah Lee

1) When did you first get involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I first got involved with W.O.M.A.N Inc December of 2014 and the entire journey has been very enjoyable and life changing - from the wonderful staff and volunteers, to the people who I have encountered on the line and occasionally during walk-ins. 2) What inspired … Continue reading Volunteer Highlight: Sarah Lee

W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Board Spotlight: Sara Matlock

1) How did you come to be involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? For the past few years I have volunteered as a pro-bono consultant to Bay Area non-profits through the Taproot Foundation. In 2013 I learned about a project through Taproot to pull together a strategic assessment and environmental scan for WOMAN Inc. I was initially … Continue reading W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Board Spotlight: Sara Matlock

Volunteer Appreciation Week Spotlight: Monica Gonzalez

1) When did you start volunteering with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? November 2014 2) What inspired you to do anti-violence work? I did some volunteer work in the past for domestic violence shelters and have been wanting to volunteer again within the domestic violence realm. 3) What kind of opportunities have you been involved with here? I … Continue reading Volunteer Appreciation Week Spotlight: Monica Gonzalez

Volunteer Appreciation Week Spotlight: Alice Yom

1) When did you first get involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I first learned about WOMAN Inc. from someone who was in an abusive relationship and found it to be a helpful resource. I myself was in the process of seeking information to help me through my personal experience with domestic violence in a former relationship. … Continue reading Volunteer Appreciation Week Spotlight: Alice Yom

Volunteer Appreciation Week Spotlight: Aida Hurtado

1) When did you first get involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I submitted my application to become a crisis line volunteer in Fall 2014. Shortly there after I began the 40 hour training and began my first crisis line shift in December. 2) What inspired you to do anti-violence work? Unfortunately, there are way too many … Continue reading Volunteer Appreciation Week Spotlight: Aida Hurtado

Volunteer Spotlight: Bridget Daly

1) When did you first get involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I started at WOMAN Inc at the end of February, 2014. 2) What inspired you to do anti-violence work? I had been looking for a way to contribute to the community of women in the Bay Area. I also wanted to learn more about working with … Continue reading Volunteer Spotlight: Bridget Daly

Volunteer Spotlight: Loren Crippin

1) When did you first get involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I began volunteering with W.O.M.A.N., Inc. in May 2014, so I'm relatively new here. 2) What inspired you to do anti-violence work? I used to work as a translator at an immigration law firm and in the course of helping our clients submit their asylum claims … Continue reading Volunteer Spotlight: Loren Crippin