Loading...

Deja Blues Recap

2018-12-11T19:42:47+00:00

And that’s a wrap! Friday, November 30th, our 7th annual Deja Blues event was held in The Backyard behind O’Bricks Irish Pub & Martini Bar on Old Main Street in downtown Bradenton. The weather was great, the food from O’Bricks was fantastic and the live entertainment featuring award-winning Canadian blues artist, Shakura S’Aida, was

Deja Blues Recap 2018-12-11T19:42:47+00:00

The Déjà Blues Online Auction is Live!

2018-11-28T17:25:52+00:00

While we’re eagerly counting down the days until our party of the year, Déja Blues, on Friday, November 30 – we’re just as excited for the what’s going on NOW…. the online live auction! This auction has been carefully planned by our Déja Blues event committee to include top-notch prizes no matter what

The Déjà Blues Online Auction is Live! 2018-11-28T17:25:52+00:00

WRC Inbox: Letter from a client

2018-11-19T18:02:36+00:00

Dear WRC, I met with an attorney through the WRC’s Ask an Attorney program several months ago. I was in an abusive relationship, left him and went through a very difficult divorce. Unfortunately, once the divorce was final the abuse got worse. I tried five different resources to get help, including my divorce

WRC Inbox: Letter from a client 2018-11-19T18:02:36+00:00

Meet WRC Case Manager: Regina Morris

2018-11-19T17:58:17+00:00

"Regina shared an entire year of blood, sweat, and tears. She was my backbone when things got tough – through the good, bad, and ugly. She still counsels me about next steps – listening and encouraging me." - Regina Phillips, WRC Project Uplift Client As a community agency, WRC strives to engage,

Meet WRC Case Manager: Regina Morris 2018-11-19T17:58:17+00:00

Life, Legacy and Love: Remembering Betty Schoenbaum

2018-11-19T17:40:45+00:00

Over the summer, our community lost a philanthropic leader and a friend when Betty Schoenbaum passed away. The legacy of Betty will continue to live on at WRC through her scholarship recipients and the indelible impact of a life well lived. Betty and her husband, Alex, were extremely philanthropic supporting many causes in

Life, Legacy and Love: Remembering Betty Schoenbaum 2018-11-19T17:40:45+00:00

J. Jill’s Woman of the Quarter: Meet Alayna Chavez

2018-11-19T17:37:03+00:00

The Queen of Soldering Is Crowned J.Jill “Woman of the Quarter” WRC is often the first place women connect when they are unsure of their next step.  We understand we cannot provide every solution, and when our clients need services we do not offer, we connect them to the resources in our community.

J. Jill’s Woman of the Quarter: Meet Alayna Chavez 2018-11-19T17:37:03+00:00

Honored at Fall Legacy Luncheon

2018-11-19T17:27:13+00:00

Fall is a beautiful time of year – it starts our “season” of events. The first of which, the Fall Legacy Luncheon, was a sweet reminder of how impactful our programs and community can be. It was a splendid afternoon, as we honored three trailblazing women in our community, Betsy Steiner Fraser, Deborah

Honored at Fall Legacy Luncheon 2018-11-19T17:27:13+00:00

Meet the Fall Legacy Wonder Women!

2018-10-31T21:23:13+00:00

We’re excited to celebrate these honorary wonder women at our Fall Legacy Luncheon on November 2, 2018. Keep reading to learn more about these exceptional ladies… Betsy Steiner Fraser Betsy Steiner Fraser is a business consultant, facilitator, and trainer with over twenty-five years of experience.  She works with nonprofits, corporations, and small businesses

Meet the Fall Legacy Wonder Women! 2018-10-31T21:23:13+00:00

A fabulous evening at Handbags and Happy Hour

2018-10-29T17:53:40+00:00

We had a phenomenal time at Handbags and Happy Hour with our partner agencies, HOPE Family Services, Inc. (HOPE) and Safe Place and Rape Crisis Center (SPARCC)! The evening was spent mingling with amazing supporters in our community coming together in a shared effort to make a difference by saving lives and bringing

A fabulous evening at Handbags and Happy Hour 2018-10-29T17:53:40+00:00