Get Involved: March 9, 2021
In recognition of Women's History Month, here are some organizations focused on the safety, health, and success of all women. Get involved!
Orange County Women’s Health Project
OCWHP’s mission is to advance women's health in Orange County through education, collaboration, and advocacy, with the goal of creating an Orange County where all women achieve optimal health and wellness. Some of their programs are focused on teens, domestic violence, and more. Learn more about OCWHP here.
The National Coalition of 100 Black Women Orange County
Started in 2000, NC100BWOC aims to advocate on behalf of women of color to promote gender equity in leadership development, health, education and economic empowerment. They give back to communities with initiatives focused on health & wellness, next generation of women leaders, and empowering women through mentoring. Learn more about NC100BWOC here.
WISEPlace is an organization that aims to lead the effort of ending homelessness for unaccompanied women through housing solution and empowering wrap-around services that provide a path toward personal self-reliance. Their values include safety, inspiration, support, empowerment, and integrity. Learn more here.
The TransLatin@ Coalition is an organization formed by Trans Latin@ leaders who organize and advocate for the needs of Trans Latin@s who are immigrants and reside in the US. Focused on folks in Los Angeles and West Hollywood, the coalation provides critical services to Trans, Gender Non-Conforming and Intersex (TGI). Learn how to support here.
National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum
NAPAWF’s mission is to build collective power with Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) women and girls to gain full agency over their lives, families, and communities. They advocate for equal pay, Immigrant Women and Families, and more. Learn how to support them here.
Support women with your wallet!
Support comes in many forms, one form is is supporting and sustaining women-led business.
Founded by a Seattle-based floral artist, event manager, and performer, Lexi. Kinetic Botany is an “unconventional floral artistry that inspires visionaries” and is a proud supporter of the LGBTQIA+ community, sex worker positive, and an inclusive space for all clients. Check out this company here.