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Tuesday, September 4

The Proof is in the Pudding: When Domestic Violence Victims Are Forced to Substantiate Their Experiences

In a criminal case, the “burden of proof” refers to the prosecution’s responsibility to establish a defendant’s guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. In daily life, the “burden of proof” doesn’t...

Tuesday, August 28

August 2018 Women’s Advocates Newsletter

To view our August 2018 Newsletter, click HERE. Topics Include: –Courage to Fly Luncheon Invitation -At the Shelter: New Board Members -Children's Program Summer Review! -Did You Know?: Domestic Violence Articles &...

Monday, August 6

Women’s Advocates welcomes diverse group of new board members

Saint Paul, MN   August 6, 2018    Women’s Advocates, the first shelter in the nation for victims of domestic violence, is thrilled to announce that it has welcomed seven new members...

Wednesday, August 1

How “As the Father of Daughters” Undermines Women’s Importance As People

The psychology of familial bonds and violence against women In October 2017, the actor Matt Damon released a statement addressing his thoughts on Harvey Weinstein’s three-decades-long pattern of sexual harassment...

Tuesday, July 31

July 2018 Women’s Advocates Newsletter

To view our July 2018 Newsletter, click here. Topics Include: -Courage to Fly Luncheon Invitation -At the Shelter: Circle of Togetherness -Did You Know?: Domestic Violence Articles & Education -Women's Advocates'...

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 10

Courage to Fly – Annual Luncheon and Benefit

Check out our page with full details here: October Luncheon “Courage to Fly” Join us to recognize Domestic Violence Awareness Month and support Women’s Advocates’ programs. RSVP using the form provided below. For interested event sponsors, click HERE. Contact development@wadvocates.org with any questions regarding event details or sponsorships. Women’s Advocates is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, Tax ID 23-7310701.

Monday, October 22

Six Degrees of Connection: An Educational Panel on Domestic Abuse

  Join Women’s Advocates in person or online for an educational panel on recognizing the signs of domestic abuse.  On October 22nd from 6-8pm CST at the Wilder Foundation at 451 Lexington Parkway N in Saint Paul, and broadcast live on Facebook, you’ll hear from panelists in law enforcement, advocacy, midwifery care, sexual health, and […]

Saturday, November 10

Benefit for Women’s Advocates: Guild of Middle Eastern Dance

The Guild of Middle Eastern Dance is pleased to announce they are having their 12th annual fundraiser for Women’s Advocates Shelter. See live performances from local artists!

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