Update from Lisa Uhlmann, Corporate Program Manager
Greetings from the WCA! The WCA is especially busy during the month of October–it is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. On October 1, community leaders, in partnership with the WCA, proclaimed October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month at the Peace Officers’ Memorial in Meridian. The event was live-streamed on Facebook and Youtube and can be watched here. We have some exciting events this month, including our annual Healing Begins with Hope fundraising and outreach event on October 29 and 30. You can register for this event here. Please reach out to me if you need additional information or have any questions.
Your continued support means so much to the WCA and our clients.
Wishing you a wonderful fall season!
Corporate Pillars Manager
Start Conversations and Help Break the Cycle: Upcoming Educational Opportunities
Virtual Talk To Your Teen Presentations
November 4: 12-1 p.m.
Virtual Break The Cycle Presentations
October 13: 6:30-7:30 pm
November 10: 12-1 p.m.
Virtual Never Your Fault Presentations
October 20: 12-1 p.m.
November 17: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Request a presentation at your business, contact WCA’s outreach team today.
Would you like brochures, shoe cards or bathroom posters to display in your office?
Contact WCA’s outreach team today.
Want to get involved?
We are in need of Visa gift cards for our shelter clients. Check out this blog post about What a Gift Card Can Do
By donating Visa gift cards, you empower our clients with the gift of choice. Contact Lisa at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to get involved. You can drop off or mail cards to:
720 W. Washington St.
Boise, ID 83702
Make it a Team Event and Host a gift card donation drive!
We appreciate your ongoing support!
Shout out to our awesome Corporate Pillar Blue Cross of Idaho — October’s Corporate Pillar Spotlight
Blue Cross of Idaho is a remarkable Freedom Level Corporate Pillar sponsor. Its vision is to “be the best at helping people improve their lives with access to quality healthcare and financial peace of mind.” Why does Blue Cross of Idaho support the WCA? CEO and President Charlene Maher: “Our mission is to support ALL Idahoans. We believe the future of Idaho depends on the strength and health of our youth. We will always do what we can to protect and support a healthy Idaho.”
We are extremely grateful for Blue Cross of Idaho’s generosity and advocacy for the WCA.
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Check out our Digital Toolkits
DVAM 2021 Toolkit
Outreach Resources Toolkit
(domestic abuse, sexual assault, impact of domestic abuse in the workplace and more)
Prevention Resources Toolkit
(Break the Cycle, Talk to Your Teens and more
Marketing Materials Page
Supporting our Clients:
Check out these great business, individuals and organizations who went out of their way to support the WCA this past month.
Donations are being accepted both via our Amazon Wish List and at our 720 W Washington location at our 8th Street entrance (please ring the doorbell at top of ramp) at the following times:
- Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from Noon – 4 p.m.
Corporate Pillars and Business Partners
Tribute to Women and Industry
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