HOME

24-Hour Domestic Abuse Hotline: 208.343.7025

EXIT

Donor Spotlight: Meet Sena

24-Hour Domestic Violence Hotline: 208.343.7025 24-hour Rape Crisis Hotline: 208.345.7273 (RAPE)

Sena Stillman, high school sophomore, raised $647 for the WCA

 Q. How did you come up with your idea?

Well, I was thinking about how Christmas was coming up and how there are so many people who need help.  I realized that why should I be getting more gifts when there are still people who are struggling.  So I knew I had to do something to help.

My mother always sends out Christmas cards to her many friends.  After thinking for awhile that we should remind people to donate during Christmas time, we decided to take it a step further.  Together my mother and I addressed 120 letters that had the WCA address on it and put them in with the Christmas cards we sent out.

Q.  Why did you choose the WCA?

While I haven’t had much experience with the WCA, my stepfather has.  He told me about what a good organization it was.  Another factor was how much it would actually help the people.  I was so glad I could help!

“Why I Give”

I hate to think about the struggles some people have to face.  By helping them I hope to eliminate some of these struggles.

Back to Blog >>

EVENTS

May 23

2024

WCA Virtual Mission Tour

Join us for a 35 minute virtual tour to learn about our mission of safety, healing and freedom through the stories of clients and the impact of our services. The WCA Mission Tour aims to inspire and educate about the complexities and realities of domestic abuse and sexual assault, both here in the Treasure Valley […]

learn more

Sep 03

2024

2024 Joyce Stein Award Celebration

HONORING THOSE WHO MAKE A POSITIVE IMPACT ON THE GROWTH AND ADVANCEMENT OF WOMEN The Joyce Stein Memorial Award is given in memory of Boisean Joyce Ann Stein, a long-time supporter of the WCA (YWCA). Each year an individual who has made a positive impact on the growth and advancement of women is honored. After […]

learn more

Oct 06

2024

Sue B Stroll and 5K October 6, 2024

Join us for the 15th annual SueB 5k  for Every-Body Continuing to honor the memory of Susan “SueB” Newby, the 15th annual SueB 5K Fun Run will kick off on Sunday, October 6, 2024 at 12 noon at Julia Davis Park. Registration opens June 5! This event has always been about outreach and honoring the […]

learn more

GET INVOLVED

PREVENTION & OUTREACH

VOLUNTEER

DONATE

© 2021 Women's and Children's Alliance | Privacy Policy | Equal Opportunity Policies