YWCA Alaska believes that women military veterans have unique perspectives and experiences relating to their military service. The program vision is to support women veterans through advocacy, collaboration, and empowerment to encourage connection with each other and their communities. Through acknowledging and honoring Alaska women veterans' experiences and achievements, we can support and affirm the contributions of all veterans in our society.
A.V.O.W. is dedicated to connecting Alaska's women veterans to each other and their communities, to honor their service and achievements, and to empower women veterans to reach their highest potential as women and as veterans.
What We Do:
Â Â Â Advocate for policies and programs that improve the lives of Alaska women veterans and our families
Â Â Â Conduct outreach through media sources to connect Alaska women veterans to one another and their communities
Â Â Â Sponsor retreats and individual & group support activities to enhance their lives
Â Â Â Collaborate with existing veterans' organizations to advocate for women veterans' issues and concerns
Â Â Â Educate the public about the issues facing Alaska's women veterans
Thursday, Sep 30, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time
Thursday, Sep 30, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Friday, Oct 1, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time
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