Volunteer Spotlight – Anica Leon-Weil

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 June of 2013 after moving to San Francisco a few months prior. A classmate in my Grad School program mentioned she was doing volunteer work with the organization and had really wonderful things to say, so I was … Continue reading Volunteer Spotlight – Anica Leon-Weil

Volunteer Spotlight – Brendan Tucker

I joined W.O.M.A.N., Inc. for both personal and political reasons, reasons which of course overlap and influence one another. I grew up in a home amidst domestic violence and heavy substance use, the effects of which dominated and permeated everyday life. At an early age, I found myself being the primary confidante of other members … Continue reading Volunteer Spotlight – Brendan Tucker

Volunteer Spotlight – Laura Adkins

When did you first get involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I have been volunteering with W.O.M.A.N., Inc. since the spring of 2012. What inspired you to do anti-violence work? My dad was a social worker, which he retired from before beginning work with at-risk youth, which he has since retired from. His empathetic nature and determination … Continue reading Volunteer Spotlight – Laura Adkins

Volunteer Spotlight – Diana Duarte

When did you first get involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I started my 40 hour training in February and completed it in March 2013! What inspired you to do anti-violence work? I was looking for any type of volunteer work after I graduated from college and when I came across W.O.M.A.N., Inc. I knew it would … Continue reading Volunteer Spotlight – Diana Duarte

Volunteer Spotlight Revisited: Stephanie Colorado

When did you first get involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I became involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc. summer of 2012. What inspired you to do anti-violence work? As a little girl I knew I loved helping others in need. When I started to get involved with anti-violence work it was such a rewarding feeling to help those in … Continue reading Volunteer Spotlight Revisited: Stephanie Colorado

Volunteer Spotlight Revisited: Tania Parks

When did you first get involved with W.O.M.A.N., Inc?   I started my 40 hour training in October 2011 and right after the training was completed I started volunteering on the crisis line and as an Outreach volunteer.  I now have made the switch to permanent staff and am the Program Assistant at W.O.M.A.N., Inc. … Continue reading Volunteer Spotlight Revisited: Tania Parks