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Staff Spotlight: Meet Laura

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For this month’s staff spotlight, we would like to introduce Laura Honn, our new Philanthropy Manager!Laura Honn - Philanthropy Manager

Laura is originally from Chester, England, but has been living for the past 5 years with her husband, Derek, and dog, Cortana, in Chicago. Laura has a background in direct service work in Child Protection, Vulnerable Women and Criminal Justice. More recently, she has contributed to development initiatives at various Chicago based nonprofits, focusing on Homelessness and Sexual Exploitation.

As Philanthropy Manager, Laura’s focus will be on building individual relationships with our donors and supporters to help the community achieve their philanthropy goals. Laura will also be working closely with the Ambassador Program, Hope Society and other philanthropy-based projects and events.

“I am excited to join such a wonderful team of passionate and hardworking staff at The WCA as we work to bring safety, healing and freedom to victims of Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence. As we move into this new decade, I am very much looking forward to giving our supporters new opportunities to become more engaged with our wonderful services.”

You may contact Laura directly at: [email protected] or (208) 343-3688 ext. 282

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Apr 03


2024 TWIN Awards

The WCA will honor the women who have been chosen as this year’s TWIN Cohort at its 31st Annual Tribute to Women and Industry (TWIN) Luncheon at Noon on Wednesday, April 3rd, at the Boise Centre. “These are women who have made outstanding contributions to the Treasure Valley business community,” WCA Executive Director Bea Black said. “It […]

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Denim Day

April 24, 2024 is Denim Day Denim Day is a day-long awareness campaign that allows us to honor survivors of sexual assault and start conversations about the dangers of victim-blaming. Why denim? In 1992 an 18-year-old Italian girl was sexually assaulted by her driving instructor. While he was initially convicted of the crime and sent […]

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