Spring 2014 Volunteers Training Program
Make a difference in the lives of Asian women and children!
Become a volunteer or language
advocate at the Asian Women!s Shelter!
Asian Women's Shelter needs volunteers to work in our shelter
with women and children who are escaping domestic violence.
Interview period is now ongoing.
For more information, please click here.
Drink For A Cause Fund Raising Event: March 14th
Join our Drink For A Cause Fund Raising Event on Friday,
ABOUT THIS MONTH'S CAUSE
The mission of Asian Women's Shelter (AWS) is to eliminate
domestic violence by promoting the social, economic and political
self-determination of women. AWS is committed to every person's
right to live in a violence-free home, and has a specific focus
towards addressing the cultural and language needs of immigrant,
refugee, and U.S.-born Asian women and their children. This
perspective is reflected in the organization's broad
strategy, which integrates culturally competent and
language-accessible shelter services, educational programs, and
Please come and enjoy the company of your friends and fellow
advocates while supporting our cause to end violence in our
community. Bring in a friend and spread the word about our programs
$5 min door donation for Yes responses by 12pm Friday
$10 min door donation for Maybes & everyone else
Hope to see you all there!
750 Harrison Street in SOMA District, San Francisco
Support our Adopt a Room Program!
How to get started:
1. Build a team among your friends, family, colleagues and
invite everyone to contribute.
2. Choose a room.
3. Set a goal!
4. Make a donation here. For
more information about how you, your family, business or community
group can participate, please contact Anna (email@example.com) or
Find out how you can make a difference by donating your gently used household items
Meals That Heal Cookbook, Now Available!
We are excited to let you know that our one-of-a-kind cookbook,
"Meals That Heal" is now available. As you might know,
this is a collection of carefully selected recipes of Asian Women's
Shelter staff, residents and volunteers who tirelessly labored to
come up with these international cuisines that are guaranteed to
make you ask for more....
All proceeds support the programs of Asian Women's Shelter.
Asian Women's Shelter is a non-profit organization operating in San
Francisco, California since 1988.
To place your orders, please click here.
Thank you for your support!
Asian Pacific Fund College Scholarship
We would like to share this scholarship opportunity from one of
our affiliates. The Asian Pacific Fund offers college
scholarships to Asian students with financial need,
ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 each. For key
eligibility criteria for each of the scholarship programs, please
The applications are now posted at www.asianpacificfund.org,
deadline to apply is February 20, 2014. If you
have any questions, please see the Frequently Asked Questions at http://asianpacificfund.org/frequently-asked-questions,
or contact the Scholarship Manager, Golda Hernandez, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please share this news and stay tune for other interesting news
and opportunities from us!
Human Trafficking Workshop- February 21, 2014
Connect and Collaborate to Support Human Trafficking
This free event is designed for service providers, concerned
community members and those looking to support survivors of Human
Please click here
to know more about this event.
Giving Hope:" The Office" Benefit Event on February 27th
Happy Hour Benefit Event at The Office
February 27, 2014; 6:00 to 9:00pm
194 Church St., San Francisco
Come and enjoy the company of fellow advocates and friends who
share your interest and passion for our cause in this kick-off
event for AWS's annual gala at the The Office. Known for its hand
crafted cocktails and premier spirits and beer selection, The
Office boldly combines class and sophistication in a laid-back
Featuring Hil's Cooking -Pop Up Kitchen and KC Oliveros' Acoustic
Looking forward to see you there!
For location details, please click here.
For more info about our featured performer, please visit:
Fb: Kc Oliveros
YouTube: Kc Oliveros
Looking forward to see you there! For more location
details, please click
"We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by
what we give"- Winston Churchill
Save The Date for Asian Women's Shelter Annual Gala Event: May 23, 2014
Save The Date!
Asian Women's Shelter 26th
Annual Gala Event
Mission Bay Conference Center
1675 Owens Street, San Francisco CA 94143
Friday, May 23, 2014
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Please save this date to join us in celebrating our 26th year
of service to the community. You will meet AWS
supporters, donors and partners and hear a survivor recount
her victorious journey to a new life free of violence.
Spend an evening with us and find out how you can make a
Seats are limited so please call us
to reserve seats now!*
With Silent Auction, Dinner, Exciting
Raffle Prizes, and Cultural Performances!
"In helping others, we shall help ourselves, for whatever
good we give out completes the circle and comes back to us."-
* Early booking discount applies