Supporter Spotlight: Soroptimist International of Oceanside-Carlsbad Gives $10,000 towards WRC’s “Education is Power” Program

Supporter Spotlight:  Soroptimist International of Oceanside-Carlsbad Gives $10,000 towards WRC’s “Education is Power” Program We are excited to recognize and celebrate our partnership with Soroptimist International of Oceanside-Carlsbad for our “Education is Power” program supporting the women and children in WRC’s residential services.  On June 14, 2019, WRC Soroptimist International of Oceanside-Carlsbad presented WRC $10,000…

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Honoring Marva Bledsoe’s 40 Years Leading WRC

Honoring Marva Bledsoe’s 40 Years Leading WRC Join us as WRC and the Oceanside community celebrates Marva Bledsoe and the 40 years of service she has given to empowering the lives of survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence.  It is because of Marva’s hard work, dedication, and vision that WRC is what it is…

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WRC Celebrates Leap to Confidence Program Graduates

WRC Celebrates Leap to Confidence Program Graduates Join us in celebrating the achievements of two of our very own WRC clients, Holly Mills and Katie Korch, who completed Leap to Success’s 7-week course “Leap to Confidence” for women overcoming domestic violence, homelessness, or other major life challenges.  The program empowers women to reclaim their voices…

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In Honor of International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia

In honor of today’s International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia (IDAHTB), the WRC stands with the queer community and the hard-working advocates who are continually pushing for justice at-home and across the world.  Thanks to these advocates and allies, today we celebrate Taiwan, the first country in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage (link below…

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Supporter Spotlight: Del Mar Women’s Giving Collective

Supporter Spotlight: Del Mar Women’s Giving Collective This month we are proud to thank the Del Mar Women’s Giving Collective (DMWGC) for choosing the WRC as a grant recipient of $10,000 for this year’s funding cycle, presented on May 7, 2019 to Marina Araiza, WRC Director of Residential Services, and Lauren-Jane Stephenson, Director of Development.…

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Carlsbad Rotarian at Work Day Spruces Up the WRC!

On May 27, 2019, two dozen of our friends at the Rotary Club of Carlsbad volunteered their time, energy, and resources to come to the WRC and personally paint and patch walls, touch up stairwells, plant and mulch the garden, and assist with general touch-ups in our transitional housing program facility. This project was a…

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Ladies First Dance Battle

Dancers from all over the SoCal area have been invited to an all female dance battle.  A portion of the proceeds will benefit WRC and the work we do.  

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Your Love Is Unique

This year’s theme for Teen DV Awareness is “Your love is unique…with consent” it was chosen by teen activists from Let’s Be Real.  A group of youth who are educating and supporting their peers in their relationship’s.  It started with 22 youth in 2016 and now has over 500 members from 47 states and 6…

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