2015 National Call to Action Summit and Conference
Coming Full Circle: Survivors and Communities of Color Leading the Way to Justice and Healing
May 20-22, 2015
San Diego, CA
The Women of Color Network, Inc. will be hosting the 2015 National Call to Action Summit and Conference on May 20-22, 2015 at The Town and Country Resort and Convention Center in San Diego, CA.
The theme this year is “Coming Full Circle: Survivors and Communities of Color Leading the Way to Justice and Healing.”
The event is an opportunity to unite women of color across ethnicity, race, age, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, body type, faith, discipline, and locality for collective survival and encourage Aspiring Allies to support women of color leadership and aim for collective liberation in challenging racism, classism, sexism, homophobia, heterosexism, transphobia, ableism, xenophobia, ageism and other forms of oppression and bias.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
You are invited to attend, if you are a survivor, advocate, aspiring ally, activist, community organizer, student, community member, health care professionals, mental and behavioral health providers, law enforcement/criminal justice representative or educator, invested in securing justice and healing for survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence and/or human trafficking or want to support and increase the leadership of women of color. All community members are welcome.
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Gaining Ground Reports Released
The Women of Color Network, Inc. (WOCN) is pleased to announce the release of the WOCN Leadership Series, which premieres two reports based on WOCN’s Expanding Leadership Opportunities within the Domestic Violence Field Project, and a re-release of a 2011 report on women of color in executive positions.
For more information please click here: Gaining Ground Announcement 11 20 14
WOCN, Inc. Announced Its Transition and Spin off News
For more information please click here: WOCN, INC.
National Women of Color Economic Policy and Leadership Summit
Anti-Violence, Economic Justice, and Social Justice Advocates,
The Women of Color Network is excited for our upcoming 2-day National Women of Color Economic Policy and Leadership Summit for anti-violence, economic justice, and social justice advocates. The convening will take place from March 29-31, 2015 in Washington, D.C. We hope you will complete an application to be considered for participation in this dynamic Summit!
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The WOCN 3-Tier System Toolkit for STOP Administrators
We developed this toolkit to organize learnings and to further support STOP Administrator engagement with marginalized or “3-Tier” populations. We are happy to offer the 3-Tier System Toolkit as another instrument for STOP Administrators to use to advance their support of local programs and grantees!
The WOCN 3-Tier System Toolkit has 3 Sections listed below. We recommend for your first visit that you start with Section I and continue in number order.
- Section I is the introductory information an important read in order to place the 3-Tier System Tools in their most useful context and easiest application.
- Section II To help you prepare to reach 3-Tier population.
- Section III contains ESSENTIAL TOOLS 3-7, which provide promising practices for implementation.