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In The News

Press Releases

2019

October 21, 2019: The Women’s Center Encourages Community Involvement During Domestic Violence Awareness Month’s Week of Action
April 2, 2019: The Women’s Center Leads Community Efforts to Raise Awareness During Sexual Assault Awareness Month
February 5, 2019: The Women’s Center Partners with Local Schools, Youth Groups to Address Issue of Teen Dating Violence

2018

October 18, 2018: The Women’s Center Sponsors MKE Film Festival Movie, “On Her Shoulders,” during Domestic Violence Awareness Month
October 9, 2018: The Women’s Center Leads Community Efforts During Domestic Violence Awareness Month
August 17, 2018: The Women’s Center is 2018’s “Gal-a-lotta” Awardee
April 4, 2018: The Women’s Center Leads Efforts to Raise Awareness During Sexual Assault Awareness Month

2017

October 3, 2017: The Women’s Center Leads Efforts to Break the Silence. Break the Cycle. #EndDomesticViolenceNow
March 31, 2017: The Women’s Center Observes Sexual Assault Awareness Month
March 9, 2017: The Power of Giving
February 7, 2017: The Women’s Center Awarded Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator
February 7, 2017: Soup & Soul Milwaukee Names The Women’s Center as 2017 Beneficiary
January 23, 2017: Plowshare – Peacebuilder Press Release

News Coverage

2019

October 20, 2019: Women’s Center helps anyone in an abusive relationship
October 13, 2019: The Women’s Center featured on Milwaukee’s Philanthropic Community brought to you by Ellenbecker Investment Group
October 13, 2019: The Warning Signs of Domestic Violence and How to Help
October 2019: Domestic Violence Awareness Month
September 29, 2019: Guest View: Deal with causes of domestic abuse
September 23, 2019: New report: 47 people in Wisconsin lost lives to domestic violence in 2018
September 23, 2019: Domestic violence killed 47 people in Wisconsin in 2018
September 23, 2019: New report examines Wisconsin’s domestic abuse problem
September 23, 2019: Annual Wisconsin Domestic Violence Homicide Report Released
September 22, 2019: The Women’s Center featured on That’s So Money
September 18, 2019: Tony Evers Announces More Than 60 New Assistant District Attorney Positions Across Wisconsin
June 15, 2019: Local business recognized for community involvement at county awards gala
May 8, 2019: The Women’s Center’s (em)Power Luncheon
April 23, 2019: The Women’s Center in Waukesha Combats Sexual Violence, Helps Survivors Heal
April 15, 2019: 2019 Waukesha County Awards Finalists and Winners Announced
April 15, 2019: The Women’s Center, Inc. Nonprofit Spotlight
April 5, 2019: The #MeToo movement inspired this Waukesha author to share her sexual assault journey through poetry
March 8, 2019: County Kicks Off Online Donation Event
February 21, 2019: Parental burnout is a real thing, but you’re not alone. Here’s what you can do about it.
February 19, 2019: Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

April 23, 2019: The Women’s Center in Waukesha Combats Sexual Violence, Helps Survivors Heal
April 15, 2019: 2019 Waukesha County Awards Finalists and Winners Announced
April 15, 2019: The Women’s Center, Inc. Nonprofit Spotlight
April 5, 2019: The #MeToo movement inspired this Waukesha author to share her sexual assault journey through poetry
March 8, 2019: County Kicks Off Online Donation Event
February 21, 2019: Parental burnout is a real thing, but you’re not alone. Here’s what you can do about it.
February 19, 2019: Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

2018

October 18, 2018: Award-Winning Documentary About 2018 Nobel Peace Prize Winner, Nadia Murad, Screening at New Jan Serr Studio
October 9, 2018: The Women’s Center Leads Community Efforts During Domestic Violence Awareness Month
August 17, 2018: The Women’s Center is 2018’s “Gal-a-lotta” Awardee
May 10, 2018: The Women’s Center Anniversary Luncheon: Your Voice Has Power
April 25, 2018: U.S. Olympic Champion Aly Raisman Speaks To Crowd in Milwaukee
April 25, 2018: Gymnast Aly Raisman Speaks About Abuse at The Women’s Center’s Annual Luncheon
April 25, 2018: Your Voice Has Power: Gymnast Aly Raisman Inspires Young and Old
April 25, 2018: Olympic Gymnast Aly Raisman Speaks About Sexual Assault in Milwaukee
April 13, 2018: Waukesha Women’s Center Providing Special Deliveries This Mother’s Day
April 8, 2018: The Local Organization Teaming with Aly Raisman
April 5, 2018: Aly Raisman To Lead Talk During Sexual Assault Awareness Month
April 4 2018: Movers For Moms Donation Drive to Benefit Area Shelters
February 13, 2018: The Women’s  Center Named 2018 Care-A-Lotta Recipient
February 1, 2018: Wisconsin Bills Seek to Eliminate Sales Tax on Diapers and Feminine Hygiene Products
January 14, 2018: KTI Country Connection for January 14, 2018
January 16, 2018: Community Baby Shower Benefits The Women’s Center
January 19, 2018: 16th Annual Community Baby Shower a huge success

2017

December 12, 2017: Holidays Bring Added Pressure To Domestic Violence Victims
December 6, 2017: Sexual Assault and Misconduct Awareness in Our Community
November 3, 2017: The Women’s Center gets volunteer help
October 26, 2017: Community Foundation grants distributed to county nonprofits
October 20, 2017: Tomchek Ace Hardware to host fundraiser Saturday for Women’s Center in Waukesha
October 5, 2017: The Women’s Center in Waukesha wants community to go purple during October
October 3, 2017: Domestic Abuse Awareness Month
August 24, 2017: Richards Group Allstate donates $1,000 to Women’s Center
August 6, 2017: Biker group helping battered women
July 9, 2017: Advocate Training and Volunteer Opportunities
June 2, 2017: Women and Girls Fund of Waukesha County gives nearly $85,000 in grants
May 30, 2017: Donation of new clothing to benefit Waukesha women starting careers
May 24, 2017: Women and Girls Fund donates nearly $85K to local nonprofits
May 19, 2017: WCTC hosts women’s clothing donation event
May 17, 2017: Alliance honors young professionals
May 2, 2017: Two Men and a Truck’s Pewaukee franchise collects donations for Movers for Moms campaign
April 25, 2017: Abductee survivor Elizabeth Smart to speak at The Women’s Center Luncheon
April 25, 2017: Elizabeth Smart brings her survival story to Milwaukee
April 21, 2017: Denim Day supports sexual assault victims
April 20, 2017: Sexual Assault Awareness Month
April 14, 2017: From destitution to success: Memoir reflects on help author received from The Women’s Center
April 12, 2017: Donation drive to benefit women in local shelters
March 31, 2017: Bartolotta partners with The Women’s Center
March 31, 2017: Download the new Chris DeMay EP, ‘DEBTS,’ and support The Women’s Center of Waukesha
March 15, 2017: Plowshare presents 2017 Peacebuilder Awards
March 8, 2017: Making an Impact in Waukesha County
February 22, 2017: Shelters, pantries receiving food service upgrades
February 21, 2017: A Warm & Tasty Event Benefiting The Women’s Center
February 17, 2017: Honors within and without: Plowshare honors others and one of its own 
February 10, 2017: Soup & Soul Milwaukee names The Women’s Center as 2017 beneficiary
February 10, 2017: The Women’s Center awarded 4-star rating from Charity Navigator
January 9, 2017: Brookfield teen accused of sexually assaulting girl