Women in Industry has partnered with two organizations for the week to donate our time and money. If you cannot attend and would like to make a financial contribution, please click on the appropriate link below.
Blessings in a Backpack
Tis' the Season! Women in Industry is partnering with Blessings in a Backpack to pack bags for children in need.
Blessings in a Backpack mobilizes communities, individuals, and resources to provide food on the weekends for school-aged children across America who might otherwise go hungry.
We hope you can join us for this wonderful cause — packing bags for children — on Tuesday, December 14th from 2–4 pm. Registration is $40 per person and all registration funds for this optional event will go to benefit Blessings in a Backpack. If you cannot attend in person but would like to donate monetarily, you can find the link on the event website.
This event is sponsored by Infor.
Click Here to Donate to Blessings in a Backpack
Family Violence Prevention Services
The mission of Family Violence Prevention Services, Inc., The Battered Women and Children’s Shelter (FVPS) is to break the cycle of violence and to strengthen families by providing the necessary tools for self-sufficiency through delivery of emergency shelter, transitional housing, effective parenting education, and specialized intervention with youth and the elderly.
FVPS has been helping victims of domestic violence in San Antonio since 1977. FVPS began as an emergency shelter for women and children and we now offer a complete array of shelter, transitional housing, counseling, children’s, and legal services to help individuals and families recover from the pain and long-term effects of domestic violence.
We hope you can join us for our Personal Safety Class on Thursday, December 16th from 6:45 – 7:45 am. Registration is $25 per person and all registration funds for this class will go to benefit FVPS.
This event is sponsored by CED.
https://fvps.org/donate-2/ Please add a memo in the optional note section on the donation page: “NAED/WII”