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Self-Defense for Runners

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Streetwise Self Defense 4.19On April 7, Streetwise Women’s Self Defense, Boise Area Runners (BAR) and R Studio partnered to host a three hour Self-Defense for Runners class in benefit of the WCA for Sexual Assault Awareness Month. They raised $616 for us and educated runners in the community on important self-defense strategies. We so appreciate the friendship and support of these wonderful organizations and businesses! Special thanks to our incredible Ambassador, Sara F., for her help with this event!

Streetwise Women’s Self Defense teaches a variety of unique women’s self-defense classes in Boise and around the Treasure Valley. Boise Area Runners (The BAR) welcomes a diverse range of abilities and ages, in an effort to promote health, fitness, and social well-being through running. R Studio is Boise’s only indoor running and functional training studio.

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Sep 03


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 […]

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Oct 06


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 […]

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