Page: Profile: Notice
||Total Views: 2,345,508
Literacy Donation Drive for W.A.W.C.
Acct. ID: 211616
Notice ID: 17699
Posted: September 13th., 2011
This Notice has been viewed 2635 times
Proclaimed by: j'té argent
Proclaimed from: Santa Cruz, California
Literacy Fund Raiser
Please donate online in any dollar amount,
select the program "Family Literacy Services",
select "on behalf of" and type in Wytchwood/FireDrake Grove
Walnut Avenue Women's Center Info:
The Walnut Avenue Women’s Center is a 501 (c) 3 public benefit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for women, children, and families in the local community for over 75 years. Through interactive, supportive programs, WAWC seeks to improve the economic, physical, and emotional well being of all families in Santa Cruz County, California.
To provide high quality support and services so that women, children, and families will have the opportunities and skills to thrive.
The Walnut Avenue Women’s Center provides a variety of services for the purpose of helping women to improve their life situations. The organization is women-centered, seeking to put women’s experiences at the center of our thinking. We provide services which empower and inform women, their children and their families, enabling those we serve to realize their potential in all aspects of their lives.
Although our mission has not truly changed over the last seven decades, it has expanded to address the changes in women’s, children’s, and families’ lives. Much of this expansion is in response to the evolution of the many forms of our community’s cultural, economic, gender, and ethnic diversities. Issues such as childcare, parenting, economic security, parenting & pregnant teens, health issues, domestic violence awareness & prevention, and advocacy are now our primary focus. WAWC takes a pro-active stance in reaching underserved populations. Many of the women who come to WAWC are from underserved populations due to poverty, early pregnancy, homelessness and/or domestic violence.
WAWC provides a kaleidoscope of programs and services through its departments:
Domestic Violence Services
Youth Development Services
Early Childhood Education
Resource & Community Development.
and Associated Programs: African-American Community Health Group, Single Mom’s Alliance for Resources and Tools and the California Center of Excellence for Trauma Informed Care.
WAWC also provides a number of workshops throughout the year covering such topics as women’s spirituality, creative writing, body image, legal issues for battered women, financial issues, women’s history, lesbian battering, parenting issues and women’s health issues.
Address: 303 Walnut Avenue Santa Cruz CA 95060
Telephone: (831) 426-3062
Fax: (831) 426-3070
Direction: Google Map & Street photo
To view ALL of my listings: Click HERE
Contact Us Via Email...
Email Invites Note: NO, I have not opted to receive Pagan Invites! Please don't send me anonymous invites to groups, sales and events.
Disclaimer: The Witches' Voice inc does not verify the accuracy of the details stated in this listing, nor do we vouch for the value of the goods or services presented here... As with all contacts and financial dealings in cyberspace, we encourage you to use caution and wisdom in your dealings with strangers.
Political Statements: Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren's Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches' Voice, Inc. TWV is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization.
State/Country flags created by 3dflags.com and are used with permission
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2014 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.
Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.
Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wrenâ€™s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witchesâ€™ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.
Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.
Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.