Every Woman's House of Wayne and Holmes Counties is committed to building a community free of violence where everyone is treated with respect and dignity. They collaborate and partner with other organizations and individuals in the community to end the cycle of violence.
The Friends and Neighbors organization provides additional funding for Every Woman's House and promotes public awareness of the women's shelter and the agency's programs.
Current shelter census is 4 single woman, 2 women with children and 3 children.
On Tuesday, March 26, community members teamed up to show their support for Every Woman's House by dining at either Wooster Bob Evans restaurant location. Participants presented a flyer to the cashier upon checkout and 15% of their total bill was donated to Every Woman's House. This fundraiser generated nearly $500. Friends and Neighbors wishes to thank Bob Evans for their generosity and continued support!
The 2013 Friends & Neighbors of Every Woman's House Garden Tour will take place on Saturday, July 13, from 9am to 4pm. There will be a continental breakfast held at Secrest Arboretum with guest speaker, Ken Cochran.
There will be six gardens on the tour this year. If you're interested in participating as a volunteer, or for more information on tickets and the gardens to be included, contact Barb Knapic at 330-417-6393.
Friends and Neighbors of Every Woman’s House will hold its annual benefit golf scramble at Mohican Hills Golf Course in Jeromesville on Monday and Tuesday, August 12 and 13, 2013.
This event is one of the fundraisers of Friends and Neighbors of Every Woman’s House. Funds are raised by event participation, donations, and tee and green sponsorships. All monies raised go directly to Every Woman’s House. Last year, the golf benefit scramble raised more than $13,000.
Friends and Neighbors of Every Woman’s House is supported by more than 500 members, with membership open to anyone in the community. This group provides funds for Every Woman’s House (EWH), promotes public awareness of the EWH emergency shelter, and sponsors shelter programs.
Every Woman’s House is the only domestic violence shelter serving Wayne and Holmes counties. In addition to offering 24-hour emergency shelter, Every Woman’s House provides individual and group counseling for adults and children, advocacy and victims’ assistance, a 24-hour toll-free helpline, community education, and referral services. Every Woman’s House’s work to promote healthy, non-violent families in our community is essential to the wellbeing of the community.
For further information on next year's golf outing, or to make a donation, please contact event chair, Jen Warden, at 330-749-5468 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.