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September 24, 2019

First domestic violence shelters in the nation still needed 45 years later

October 1, 2019 – Forty-five years ago, six different groups of activists in St. Paul, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, Phoenix, Cambridge, and Pasadena played a key role in the women’s safety movement of the 1970’s.  Trailblazing by consciousness raising groups and alongside legal advocates focused on making the personal political, the…

August 28, 2019

Women’s Advocates August 2019 Newsletter

Click HERE to view our most recent newsletter Highlights Include: You’re Invited! Women’s Advocates 45th Anniversary Luncheon – Oct 11 Partner Highlight: Amelia Cotton Corl – Volunteer Consultant Join Us: Eastlake Craft Brewery Supporting Women’s Advocates – Sept 12 Did You Know? Domestic Violence…

July 10, 2019

Women’s Advocates July 2019 Newsletter

Click here to view our most recent newsletter Highlights Include: Partner Highlight: Domestic Abuse Legal Advocacy Center, PSC Volunteer Appreciation Cookout Mississippi Market Positive Change Program supports Women’s Advocates Did You Know? Domestic Violence articles and information -Women’s Advocates and Mississippi Market (Selby Ave. location) staff…

July 8, 2019

Pride is About More Than Celebration, It’s About Education: Domestic Violence in the LGBTQIA+ Community

With the end of Pride month, Women’s Advocates wants to ensure that the conversations and advocacy around LGBTQIA+ issues don’t end as well. While the festivities and support during Pride month may leave individuals feeling as if the LGBTQIA+ community is fully accepted, that is not the reality. Identity-based discrimination…

May 29, 2019

May 2019 Women’s Advocates Newsletter

Click here to view our most recent newsletter Highlights Include: Big News: Special Projects Grant for Aftercare and Outreach growth Therapy dog visit Join Us: June 2019 fundraiser benefiting Women’s Advocates: Mississippi Market #PositiveChange June 1: “Fighting Femicide” screening at Doc…

April 25, 2019

April 2019 Women’s Advocates Newsletter

Click here to view our April 2019 eNewsletter Highlights include: Spring party at the shelter Women’s Advocates staff at the 2019 MN Multi-Housing Association Conference Join Us: 4/30 – Shop for a Cause: Scarborough Fair 5/10 – Grounds for Good: Himalayan Java St.

March 25, 2019

March 2019 Women’s Advocates Newsletter

Click here to read our newest update! Topics include: #SurviveTogether: how you can help support Women’s Advocates during Sexual Assault Awareness Month Minnesota Leads the Way – Action Day March 27 A Success Story: Finding Independence After Shelter Did You Know? DV education and news stories…

February 27, 2019

Women’s Advocates’ February 2019 Newsletter

Click here to read our newest update! Topics include: #SurviveTogether: how you can help support Women’s Advocates during Sexual Assault Awareness Month Shelter update: New Program staff leadership Women’s Advocates Blog Updates Volunteer appreciation: Minnesota Wild Did You Know? DV education and news stories Join Us: Shop…

February 7, 2019

“I Left, So You Should Have Too”

Women’s Advocates’ Education and Outreach Coordinator Meggie Royer writes a monthly post on topics that are relevant to the work we do as an organization.  While Women’s Advocates is supported by Grant No. A-CVS-2018-WOMADV-00013, awarded by the Office on Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs – the opinions, findings,…

January 28, 2019

2018 In Review – January 2019 Women’s Advocates Newsletter

For a “2018 In Review” at Women’s Advocates, click here to view our January 2019 Newsletter.