Contact: Liz Gibson, Board Chair Email: firstname.lastname@example.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ABUSED DEAF WOMEN’S ADVOCACY SERVICES ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Seattle, WA – March 31st, 2017 The Board of Directors for Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services (ADWAS) is pleased to announce tha
To support ADWAS’ vision of building healthy and safe communities that are free of oppression and violence, please join us for the Strength and Courage Breakfast with the presentation of the Marilyn J. Smith Inspirational Award. Friday, March 18th, 2016 7:30 – 9:00 a.m. No
We are now accepting applications for supportive housing! An apartment unit at A Place of Our Own Supportive Housing Program is newly vacant, and will be ready to move into on March 1st. It is a 2-bedroom apartment available for a mother with 1-3 children. Please fill out the
Calling for Nominees for the Marilyn J. Smith Inspirational Award! Is there anyone you work with or anyone in the community who inspires you? Their work, their passion, their commitment is contagious? If you know of someone, who deserves this honor, please consider nominating them for
Justice for Deaf Victims National Coalition (JDVNC) and Deaf DAWN are hosting a conference, “Taking Action, Creating Change” at the Sheraton Hotel in Silver Spring, Maryland near our nation’s capital of Washington, DC on October 25-28, 2016. We will be celebrat
Dinner, live and silent auction to support ADWAS in ending violence in our community. Join us on Saturday, October 24, 2015 for our annual Hope & Justice Auction Gala. Bell Harbor International Conference Center 2211 Alaskan Way Seattle, WA 98121 Patron Ticket: $150 Individ
GiveBIG is Seattle Foundation’s annual day of community philanthropy, when everyone comes together to crowd-fund for a variety of nonprofits. Stay tuned for more news from ADWAS about our GiveBIG plans!
Whats coming up in May? Deaf Community Day at the Seattle Aquarium! Get your free tickets!! For tickets contact Nancy@adwas.org. The tickets are only valid for Deaf Community Day on May 20, 2017. The Seattle Aquarium will provide ASL interpreters at all aquarium talks starting at 10:30am until 4:00pm. The last entry is at 5pm and the exhibits close at 6:00 PM. [Image description: Forest green and lime green post with pictures of seals, 2 interpreters, and people watching seals being displayed in a big aquarium. At the top of the post in white, green and black prints stats “Please join us! Deaf Community Day- May 20, 2017, 10:30am-4:30pm at the Seattle Aquarium, address: 1483 Alaskan Way, Pier 59 Seattle, WA 98101. On the left side of the post stats “Sign language interpreters will be present at our scheduled daily talks and throughout our exhibit areas as well. Regular admission prices apply. For information on our community ticket program, go to SeattleAquarium.org/community-tickets. At the bottom of the post stats “Questions? Email email@example.com with their logo and clip arts of jelly fishes.]