Friday, April 21, 2017
5:00-8:00pm
The Moon
 

Make sure to 'Like' the Celebration of Women and Girls on Facebook page to stay up to date about event announcements including awesome silent auction items, yummy food, and this years thrilling performers!
Visit our
Celebration website to learn more about this year's incredible event and get your tickets now!
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Trailblazers in Schools brings local women's history in to elementary classrooms across our community free of charge. Presentations available now through mid-April. Visit our Trailblazer Project page to learn more.

Click HERE to learn how to help.
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Girls Can Do Anything! Summer Camp 
registration is now open! 
 

                  
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Women's History Month Community Luncheon
Thank you for celebrating Women's History Month with us!

Thank you to the more than 200 community members who joined us at the recent Women's History Month Community Luncheon at St. John's Episcopal Church on March 2, 2017. Check out the event photos HERE!





Our 2017 Trailblazers, Girls Can Do Anything!, and Unsung Shero Award honorees are:
 

Trailblazers
Dr. Charmane Caldwell
Dr. Andrea Friall
Merry Ann Frisby
Rebecca Kelly-Manders
Patricia McCray
Barbara Wescott

 Unsung Shero
Taylor Biro

Girls Can Do Anything!
Alexandra Dotson
 
 


 
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NOW HIRING!

Program Director

The Program Director is a critical member of the Oasis leadership team. The Program Director oversees and implements the agency's programs and services for women and girls; supervises program team members; and represents the agency in collaborative partnerships with stakeholders. 


More details and application instructions available in the job description, here. Apply by April 7, 2017. 


Camp Counselors

We are currently accepting applications for Girls Can Do Anything! Summer Camp Counselor positions. We will be hiring three full-time camp counselors for the summer months. More details and application instructions available in the job description, here.

Applications due by April 5, 2017
To learn more about the Girls Can Do Anything! Summer Camp program, visit our Programs for Girls page!



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Calling All Book Lovers

In 2017, we will open a new and unique lending library that celebrates women and girls. 
We need your help to fill the bookshelves!

Collecting books in the following categories:
  • Women's autobiographies, biographies, memoirs
  • Books of any genre authored by local women
  • Children's books (fiction and nonfiction) featuring empowered, female lead characters
 To participate you can:
  • Sign up your workplace or civic group as a participating organization to collect books. Email library volunteer Jack Porter to learn more. 
  • Donate books yourself. Consider donating used books from your own collection, check out our Amazon Wishlist (and order using Amazon Smile), or visit our local participating book store My Favorite Books.
  • Help spread the word about the book drive and refer a friend to participate.
Check out our Book Drive Flyer for more information and to see all of the currently participating organizations.
                                             
                         All gifts of books are tax deductible! Give us a call for a donation receipt.
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Thank you for supporting women and girls!

When you give to Oasis, you are helping to change the lives 
of women and girls in our community.

$3 covers the cost of one end of group "personal reflection" gift including a journal, pens, and personalized note for one local teen girl who completes the Girls Circle program

$12 provides safe transportation for one girl to attend one field trip where she will spend time with an outstanding woman role model in the community as part of Girls Can Do Anything! Summer Camp

$35 funds one individual counseling session for one woman to meet with a Licensed Clinical Social Worker to help her reach her goals

$50 buys one dinner for 15 mothers and children while they attend the weekly Single Mother Support Group

$100 covers the cost of one special event for up to 20 Single Mother Support Group participants for Mother's Day, winter holidays, or back to school

$150 provides one scholarship for one girl who would not otherwise be able to attend Girls Can Do Anything! Summer Camp

$500 supplies the materials for up to 1,000 local elementary school students to participate in the Trailblazers in Schools initiative, bringing local Women's History to the classroom


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