HOPELINE® From Verizon Grant

September 21, 2017

For Immediate Release

HOPELINE® FROM VERIZON DONATION HELPS WOMEN’S AND CHILDREN’S ALLIANCE AID SURVIVORS OF DOMESTIC ABUSE 

Funds to Provide Financial Literacy Education

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Boise, Idaho – The Women’s and Children’s Alliance (WCA), a nonprofit agency serving those whose lives have been touched by the national epidemic of domestic violence, recently received a HopeLine from Verizon grant of $10,000 to expand its work.

“This donation from Verizon Wireless will help us reach out to those who need our services in the community,” said Bev La Chance, WCA Deputy Director.

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Bea’s Superhero Challenge

WCA’s Bea Black will be joined by some of Ada County’s own Superheroes

Denim Day at the Village at Meridian to ride for Live for 175

How many years has your group participated in Live for 175?

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Bea’s Superhero’s at 2017 Live for 175

This group of superheroes comes together often, many times daily in the fight against domestic abuse, sexual assault, sexual abuse and child abuse, but this is the first year we are coming together for Live for 175. “Bea’s Superheroes” as I call them or the WCA’s own “Justice League” formed several years ago to put on a softball tournament to raise awareness while benefitting the WCA, and we thought that Live for 175 on Denim Day was a perfect extension for the cause – to raise awareness about child abuse. This is something these heroes face every single day. They face the danger, they see the tragedy and they see the survival and the strength of the human spirit [Read more...]

2017 TWIN Honorees

April 3, 2017

For Immediate Release

WCA HONORS 51 WOMEN AT ANNUAL TRIBUTE TO WOMEN AND INDUSTRY AWARDS LUNCHEON

Gold TWINBoise, ID – The Women’s and Children’s Alliance (WCA) will honor 51 women at its 24th Annual Tribute to Women and Industry (TWIN) Luncheon at noon on Tuesday, April 4, at the Boise Centre.

“These are women who have made outstanding contributions to the Treasure Valley business community,” WCA Executive Director Bea Black said. “It is a great honor to be called a TWIN, and we’re so grateful to be able to recognize 51 new TWINs in this special year.” [Read more...]