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Domestic Violence Awareness Month

2018-10-11T19:04:25+00:00

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and we're here to shed light on an issue not only prevalent in our country but unfortunately, in our own Manatee-Sarasota community.   Did you know?* •  1 in 4 women have been victims of severe physical violence by an intimate partner in their lifetime. •  On average,

Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2018-10-11T19:04:25+00:00

For Styles as Unique as YOU

2018-10-11T18:55:22+00:00

Looking to update your wardrobe? Whether you’re looking for something new to add to your closet or wanting a seasonal refresh by cleaning it out… the Unique Boutique is your fashion fix-up. With a vast variety of stylish women’s clothing, there’s a little something for every fashionista. The Unique Boutique is conveniently nestled in

For Styles as Unique as YOU 2018-10-11T18:55:22+00:00

How to start your own business

2018-09-18T19:13:50+00:00

In honor of American Business Women's Day on September 22, our friend, Annie Breitinger of Blalock Walters, P.A., stopped by to provide some insight into what it takes to create a business. Taking the leap to create your own business might be intimidating… but it doesn’t have to be! We’re here to help the

How to start your own business 2018-09-18T19:13:50+00:00

Fall Legacy Luncheon

2018-09-14T20:31:15+00:00

We’re counting down the days until the Fall Legacy Luncheon on November 2, 2018, at the Plantation Golf & Country Club. We look forward to this opportunity to highlight such wonderful, women in our South Sarasota community. The Fall Legacy Luncheon is all about celebrating the accomplishments of trailblazing women that have made outstanding

Fall Legacy Luncheon 2018-09-14T20:31:15+00:00

Counting down the days to Handbags & Happy Hour

2018-08-29T18:33:02+00:00

Handbags & Happy Hour is a fun event created in collaboration with other local nonprofits, SPARCC and HOPE Family Services. You might recognize it from past years as “Empower Your Purse”. Handbags & Happy Hour is the same sell-out collaborative event with even more to love! Taking place on Thursday, October 18, 2018 from

Counting down the days to Handbags & Happy Hour 2018-08-29T18:33:02+00:00

Saving the date for equality

2018-08-17T17:19:01+00:00

Women’s equality is high on our mind for the women in our community. Equality helps us achieve our mission of engaging, educating, enriching and empowering women of all generations in the region. We’re excited to attend the 24th Annual Women’s Equity Luncheon, with other awesome local organizations striving to making a difference for women

Saving the date for equality 2018-08-17T17:19:01+00:00

A very special thank you to our Corporate Partners

2018-08-14T14:25:46+00:00

At Women’s Resource Center, we are incredibly thankful for the immense community we support. So many wonderful businesses help support our mission and vision, making it possible for us to empower women of all generations.  As a non-profit spanning two counties and three Centers, these local heroes help us grow and thrive and help

A very special thank you to our Corporate Partners 2018-08-14T14:25:46+00:00

Looking back on someone near and dear to the WRC

2018-08-06T16:32:37+00:00

We recently lost a longtime friend and supporter when Betty Schoenbaum passed away. Betty was a beacon of hope and ray of light for countless people in Southwest Florida. Betty spent a lifetime dedicated to helping others and making a difference in SO many lives, especially here at WRC. “A favorite memory I have

Looking back on someone near and dear to the WRC 2018-08-06T16:32:37+00:00

Celebrate your girl tribe on National Girlfriend’s Day

2018-07-26T20:27:23+00:00

In our most recent issue of MyWRC Magazine, we highlighted the importance of female friendships. Having a solid group of friends who love you, support you, and give you truth is absolutely invaluable. And it’s even great for your health!Wednesday, August 1 marks National Girlfriends Day and we encourage you to show your girl squad

Celebrate your girl tribe on National Girlfriend’s Day 2018-07-26T20:27:23+00:00

Kicking off summer with Blues and Brews

2018-07-20T21:01:10+00:00

Last Wednesday evening, guests gathered at Motorworks Brewing for the summer kick off party, Blues and Brews. Blues and Brews is an exciting prelude to our party of the year, Deja Blues. Guests mingled with friends, enjoyed local refreshing brews, and came together to support the WRC. June Eysel did an amazing live performance

Kicking off summer with Blues and Brews 2018-07-20T21:01:10+00:00