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The Philanthropy Files

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“It is one of the beautiful compensations of life that no man can sincerely help another without helping himself.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson


As we “March Toward Health” this month, I was reminded of a number of studies that I’ve read over the last few years revealing the health benefits of giving. Giving of Time, Talent or Treasure can lead to some of these awesome benefits:

  • Increased self-esteem
  • Lower blood pressure
  • Lower stress levels
  • Less depression
  • Longer life
  • Greater happiness


These studies and statistics must mean that we have some of the healthiest and happiest supporters in the Treasure Valley! Thank you for sharing your generosity and compassion so willingly in support of our clients.

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Apr 11


WCA Mission Tour

Join us for a 35 minute virtual tour to learn about our mission of safety, healing and freedom through the stories of clients and the impact of our services. The WCA Mission Tour aims to inspire and educate about the complexities and realities of domestic abuse and sexual assault, both here in the Treasure Valley […]

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Apr 26


Denim Day

April 26, 2023 is Denim Day Denim Day is a day-long awareness campaign that allows us to honor survivors of sexual assault and start conversations about the dangers of victim-blaming. Why denim? In 1992 an 18-year-old Italian girl was sexually assaulted by her driving instructor. While he was initially convicted of the crime and sent […]

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