“The WOARRIOR Word” Winter 2020 Newsletter. Welcome to WOAR’s winter newsletter! Although unseasonably warm, this winter has been a great one for WOAR as we continue to work toward eliminating sexual violence in Philadelphia.
Good Morning #WOARRIORS! Today is a BIG day for us here at WOAR. Tonight, we will honor three remarkable #WOARRIORS; NBC 10’s Tracy Davidson, Councilmember Blondell Reynolds-Brown and Councilmember Helen Gym for their continuous support of our mission and those we serve. But that’s not the secret. We are excited to officially announce that WOAR – Women Organized Against Rape will be now known as: WOAR – Philadelphia Center Against Sexual Violence.
Human Trafficking Grant by VOCA. We are pleased to announce that we have been awarded funding from Victims of Crime Act (VOCA). This funding will support WOAR’s Wrap Around Services for Victims of Human Trafficking.
WOAR is happy to announce the launch of our Safe Bars Philly initiative! Our Education and Outreach team is now training staff at bars, restaurants,