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Welcome Home Baskets for Families

§ March 26th, 2014 § Filed under Housing, Programs, Women Helping Women § No Comments

It is our annual necessities spring drive! Throughout the months of April and May, we will be collecting an assortment of items for our transitional h[......]

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Master Gardener Foundation Awards Grant To Women Helping Women – Yards & Gardens

§ January 31st, 2014 § Filed under Annoucements, Health, Partnerships, Programs, Women Helping Women § Tagged , , , , , § No Comments

The Master Gardener Foundation of Clark County has awarded a grant to Second Step Housing’s Women Helping Women Yards & Gardens program. The Yards[......]

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Wreaths and Cookies: a perfect combination

§ December 16th, 2013 § Filed under Holidays, Programs, Volunteers, Women Helping Women § No Comments

Creativity abounded on Saturday afternoon at the Wreath Making and Cookie Exchange workshop. Martha Brett, Women Helping Women’s Program Manager, pull[......]

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Yards and Gardens Expands and Blooms

§ November 27th, 2013 § Filed under Health, Housing, Programs, Volunteers, Women Helping Women § No Comments

Yards and Gardens has had a busy year! Some of our recent accomplishments include:

  • Installing a community garden to benefit the families living in[......]

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Creativity Abounds

§ November 22nd, 2013 § Filed under Events, Holidays, Women Helping Women § No Comments

Holiday Card Making Workshop – Women Helping Women Empowerment Workshop Series

Twenty volunteers, staff and Second Step Housing clients took part i[......]

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Making Connections with Women Helping Women

§ October 28th, 2013 § Filed under Programs, Volunteers, Women Helping Women § No Comments

Women Helping Women provides mentoring, empowerment workshops and a yards & gardens program for the women and families in Second Step Housing’s Transitional Housing program. Led by Martha Brett, Women Helping Women Program Manager, mentors, mentees, volunteers and staff get together a few times a year to make connections, socialize, learn a new skill, or give back to the community. The empowerment workshops help to increase competences, confidence and self-esteem in a supportive, safe environment for the women served by Second Step Housing.[......]

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Women Helping Women dedicates time to a philanthropic cause

§ July 5th, 2013 § Filed under Women Helping Women § Tagged , , , § No Comments

Each year, Women Helping Women dedicates time to a philanthropic cause, reinforcing for Second Step Housing residents that everyone can give back no m[......]

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Women Helping Women: Mentoring Program Allows Women to Give Back and Grow

§ March 24th, 2012 § Filed under Programs, Success Stories, Volunteers, Women Helping Women § No Comments

Martha Brett knows how to make something beautiful from almost nothing. As a domestic violence survivor, Martha left her home and her life to escape h[......]

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Women Helping Women Holiday Events in Vancouver

§ December 27th, 2011 § Filed under Holidays, Partnerships, Women Helping Women § No Comments

Here are some photos from the recent Wreath Making and Cookie Baking Exchange and the Centerpiece Making event with the  Vanridge GC. Both events were[......]

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