WHO BENEFITS THE MOST FROM WOMEN OF WORTH?
Victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking.
WHAT IS THE PRIMARY SERVICE AREA?
Nevada and Placer counties.
WHAT ARE SOME BIG ACHIEVEMENTS?
We opened transitional housing/shelter for women and children, we opened a thrift store, WoW ReShop and we moved our offices and thrift store to a more central location across the street from the courthouse to be more accessible to our clients.
WHAT ARE THE BIGGEST CHALLENGES?
Funding, finding qualified volunteers, grant writing.
WHAT IS THE NEXT BIG GOAL?
Increase awareness of domestic violence, hiring more staff to help with the increasing demand for services and increasing community outreach.
HOW CAN SOMEONE BECOME INVOLVED?
Women of Worth has many volunteer opportunities: running the thrift shop, decorating the store to look like a boutique, cashier, handymen, drivers, answering the phones and grant writing.