A Running Journey to Help Domestic Violence Survivors

Hello! My name is Mariya Taher, and I am the Community Liaison Manager for W.O.M.A.N., Inc. In 2012, the agency underwent a fiscal crisis. In response, the entire W.O.M.A.N., Inc. community--volunteers, staff, board members, and current and former clients--came together to make sure that our small, but mighty organization that begun serving survivors of domestic … Continue reading A Running Journey to Help Domestic Violence Survivors

Join the W.O.M.A.N., Inc. team for the TransAmerica San Francisco 1/2 Marathon Team Transamerica® Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon San Francisco™

WHAT: We’re an official charity for the Rock ‘n’ Roll Half marathon on April 6th! This is an exciting chance for our agency to fundraise, receive visibility in the community, and practice self-care by taking part in an event that promotes a stronger, healthier lifestyle. COMMITMENT: Raise at least $300 to support domestic violence survivors and … Continue reading Join the W.O.M.A.N., Inc. team for the TransAmerica San Francisco 1/2 Marathon Team Transamerica® Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon San Francisco™

Future C.U.E. Event: W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Accepted as Official Charity Partner for the Transamerica® Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon San Francisco™

It’s official! We will be partnering with the Transamerica® Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon San Francisco™ on April 6th. This will be a very exciting chance for us to fundraise, receive visibility in the community and practice self-care by taking part in an event that promotes a stronger, healthier lifestyle. This is, perhaps, the most important aspect … Continue reading Future C.U.E. Event: W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Accepted as Official Charity Partner for the Transamerica® Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon San Francisco™

Connect. Unify. Evolve. For a resilient and peaceful community

Remember our Moving to End Domestic Violence Group, well, it has a new name! W.O.M.A.N., Inc.’s wellness group will now be known as “Connect. Unify. Evolve.” or C.U.E.! At W.O.M.A.N., Inc. we understand the importance of self-care, and in response C.U.E. seeks to further community mental and physical wellness through social self-care events. Wellness is … Continue reading Connect. Unify. Evolve. For a resilient and peaceful community

W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Staff Highlight–Mariya Taher

How long have you been working at W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? I started as an outreach volunteer in 2010 and then went on to volunteer on the crisis line. I was a volunteer with the agency for about a year before joining the agency as a staff member in August 2011. What do you do at W.O.M.A.N., … Continue reading W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Staff Highlight–Mariya Taher

Moving to End Domestic Violence Doggie Walk

On Saturday, March 23, animals and humans alike participated in a walk against domestic violence. On a sunny day in San Francisco, pets and their owners came together in Dolores Park to celebrate the bond shared between them, and to raise awareness in the community about domestic violence and the distress it inflicts on survivors, … Continue reading Moving to End Domestic Violence Doggie Walk

SFWAR’s Annual Walk Against Rape–Details!

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