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$480,000 Returned to You!

This year our Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program provided free income tax return preparations to our hard working community. We are proud to announce that 523 E-files were accepted this year. The Women’s Building cares about doing taxes because … Continue reading

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Our Gardens Grow

We distribute food to over 200 families every Monday morning. Now some of our clients who also volunteer with the food distribution, will start growing their own vegetables. The Women’s Building Immigrant Food Assistance Program has expanded to include garden plots at … Continue reading

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Crafting A Celebration

This Veteran’s Day weekend, the Celebration of Craftswomen will be celebrating 35 years of women’s arts and crafts. The Celebration of Craftswomen, a fundraiser for The Women’s Building, started out in the late 1970’s as a small group of women showing their … Continue reading

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Volunteer Spotlight – Kimberly Villalobos, Community Technology Program

In May 2013 the Community Resource Room (CRR) bid farewell to outstanding Technology Assistance volunteer, Kimberly Villalobos. Kimberly,  born in Los Angeles to Salvadoran immigrants, is the first in her family to graduate from college receiving a Bachelor’s degree in … Continue reading

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The Women’s Building Volunteer Spotlight: Ingrid Yau

  Ingrid Yau joined The Women’s Building (TWB) in January 2013. Since then, she has been such an amazing addition to both our staff and volunteer team. Ingrid has been a reliable tax preparer at our Free Volunteer Income Tax … Continue reading

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The book “Mothering the Movement: The Story of the San Francisco Women’s Building” just released!

We are excited to announce that “Mothering the Movement: The Story of the San Francisco Women’s Building” by Sushawn Robb has just been released! This book tells the incredible story of how a group of radical feminists, operating on a … Continue reading

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2011 Year-end Spotlight

2011 was a busy year for TWB as we worked hard to refine and implement our mission of working to provide service and empower girls and women. Despite being impacted by a struggling economy, TWB achieved much in 2011. This … Continue reading

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