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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

Change an Outfit, Change a Life

2018-07-13T15:01:08+00:00

Tucked away inside historic Jennings Arcade in downtown Bradenton, you will find the Unique Boutique, an upscale clothing resale boutique. Both the Bradenton and Sarasota Centers have career closets where our clients “shop” for outfits to wear for interviews or work. All items are free. The community has always been very generous in donating

Change an Outfit, Change a Life 2018-07-13T15:01:08+00:00

22 Scholarships Awarded

2018-07-13T15:00:58+00:00

The Women’s Resource Center, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to engaging, educating, enriching and empowering women of all generations, awarded 22 scholarships of $1,000 each at a ceremony in Sarasota on May 20. Betty Schoenbaum, longtime supporter of the WRC Scholarship Fund, was in attendance to witness the recipients receive their scholarships. This year’s class

22 Scholarships Awarded 2018-07-13T15:00:58+00:00

Latinas of the WRC

2018-07-13T19:42:15+00:00

Group founder leaves behind a great legacy and sisterhood By Kelly Davis Strausbaugh Sarasota and Manatee counties are incredibly diverse, and the Women’s Resource Center believes in supporting women from all walks of life through programs and resources. The Latinas of the WRC (Latinas) was formed to unite Latinas who are passionate about creating

Latinas of the WRC 2018-07-13T19:42:15+00:00

The Importance of Having a Girl Squad

2018-07-13T14:59:57+00:00

By Kelly Davis Strausbaugh At first glance, this will seem like a young adult novel, meant to fascinate middle school girls with tales of mean high school bullies, how to ace that math final and how to find confidence while struggling with the inevitable acne and braces combination that seems to haunt us all

The Importance of Having a Girl Squad 2018-07-13T14:59:57+00:00

WRC Inbox: Mental Health

2018-08-09T15:56:24+00:00

Advice & Support from trusted WRC sources. Dear WRC, I am a mother of three who is trying to remain active, and be a good mom and wife, while working full-time... which means I am exhausted and over-stressed. How can I improve my mental well-being and improve my overall happiness? -- Cindy Dear Cindy, Spouses, bosses and

WRC Inbox: Mental Health 2018-08-09T15:56:24+00:00

Mentoring… It (ALSO) takes a village!

2018-07-13T14:59:10+00:00

Mentor program expands to Manatee By Lillian Elliott The adage, “It Takes a Village,” also applies as it relates to mentoring! Often, our first mentors are older siblings or other family members that teach us the ropes. We go to them to discuss our anxieties and they also provide un-solicited advice when they see

Mentoring… It (ALSO) takes a village! 2018-07-13T14:59:10+00:00