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Our Community Engagement

At The Women's Advocacy Center, we envision communities that are trauma-informed, central locations in suburban communities where women can access needed programs and services, and collaboration among members of our communities who working together can help break cycles of abuse.

 

 See how we are working towards our vision in the communities we serve.

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Memphis Area Association of Realtors Nonprofit Expo

Members of our team participated in a half-day nonprofit expo hosted by MAAR. The event gave local realtors the opportunity to learn about the great work being done by local nonprofits. Engaging conversations shed light on volunteer opportunities in the community for MAAR members.

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Women's Day on the Hill

On March 1, 2023, TWAC team members participated in Women's Day on the Hill! The day included  learning and sharing with other women leaders from across the state through networking, panel discussions, a meeting with Senator London Lamar (pictured in the center), engaging with speakers on a variety of topics, and a tour of the Capital. Organizers were the National Women's Political Caucus Foundation and the National Women's Political Caucus of Tennessee.

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Raising Awareness in the Community

TWAC Founding President and CEO, Romona Jackson, presented to the Germantown Women of Action. The goal was to highlight how domestic abuse impacts women in suburban communities and what TWAC does to help.

Participants learned about TWAC programs and services and engaged in a question and answer session. The event took place at the Germantown Public Library.

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Raising Awareness in the Local Church

The Horizon Sunday School Class of Germantown United Methodist Church invited TWAC Founding President and CEO, Romona Jackson, to share information about how domestic abuse impacts families in the suburbs. Romona also shared the impact TWAC has on this community issue through victim-centered programs and services. 

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