Meet Black Country Women’s Aid
29 Nov 2023 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Find out how the money you spend with Your Co-op is helping domestic abuse survivors in the Black Country.
Join this online event to learn more about Walsall Regional Community’s new Fundraising Partner, as voted for by members: Black Country Women’s Aid (BCWA).
The event will explore how, with the support of members, we’re doing good together by investing in this essential charity which helped over 13,000 people facing domestic abuse, modern slavery, sexual violence and exploitation last year alone.
Grant Fundraising and Development Officer Anna Fowler will share how the money donated by Your Co-op is funding innovative therapeutic techniques to help mothers and children affected by domestic abuse and modern slavery recover and start new, safer lives.
About our speaker, Anna Fowler
Anna joined BCWA’s fundraising and development team in August 2022. She previously worked for employment support and fostering and adoption charities in the South East of England before relocating to the West Midlands.
How Can I Join the Event?
This online member event will be hosted on Microsoft Teams, which gives you the opportunity to have an open discussion with our speakers in a face-to-face video call.
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Check Out Our Previous Events...
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