We are so excited to announce that we have been accepted to host an Americorps VISTA here at Woman to Woman Pregnancy Resource Center!
WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?
We are SEARCHING for a dynamic personality who has a great desire to serve the community through our organization! Our VISTA will be focusing on Volunteer Development, Recruitment, and Retention, that means a lot of time spent with our amazing volunteers! This is an incredible opportunity for someone who loves people. Woman to Woman is unique in that we have 175 Volunteers that run our programs with the the help of only 13 staff. Our VISTA should be an organized, creative, critical thinker. At Woman to Woman we love the idea that each member of our team needs to be in not only the right seat but also on the right bus: TEAM WORK TRULY IS DREAM WORK. Our staff strives to be humble, teachable, and resourceful stewarding well all that we have been given. We know that our VISTA will be one more wonderful gift to be thankful for and we can’t wait to start reading the applications!
The VISTA service opportunity has now been posted on the Americorps portal. If you are interested in applying or know anyone who would love to explore this opportunity to work with us please send them to the link below or to www.VISTANorthTexas.com .
For more information or to apply CLICK HERE
WHAT IS AN AMERICORP VISTA?
AmeriCorps VISTA members make a year-long, full-time commitment to serve on a specific project at a nonprofit organization or public agency. They focus their efforts on building the organizational, administrative, and financial capacity of an organization so it can continue to serve the needs of the community once AmeriCorps VISTA’s support has ended.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF BECOMING A VISTA?
By serving, AmeriCorps VISTA members will have the opportunity to gain new skills, take on leadership roles, work with nonprofit organizations and government agencies dedicated to alleviating poverty, build professional networks, and get the satisfaction that comes from serving others.
- Living allowance of $11,796 per year before taxes ($983/month)
- Health coverage
- Life insurance
- Leave benefits – 10 personal days and 10 medical/sick days per year
- Student loan forbearance or deferment*
- Relocation allowance*
- Childcare assistance*
- SNAP/Food stamps* – overview of requirementsand online application
- One year of non-competitive eligibility for a federal government position
- $5,730 education award or $1,500 cash stipend
Thanks to ALL of our sponsors, volunteers, and participants Lace Em’ Up For Life was a SUCCESS!
More pictures coming soon.
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2015 Fundraising Banquet
We are excited to announce our 2015 banquet speaker: Sean Mcdowell
This is a banquet you won’t want to miss!
Dr. Sean McDowell is a gifted communicator with a passion for equipping the church, and in particular young people, to make the case for the Christian faith. He connects with audiences in a tangible way through humor and stories while imparting hard evidence and logical support for viewing all areas of life through a Biblical worldview. Sean is an Assistant Professor in the Christian Apologetics program at Biola University.
Sean still teaches one high school Bible class, which helps give him exceptional insight into the prevailing culture so he can impart his observations poignantly to fellow educators, pastors, and parents alike. In 2008 he received the Educator of the Year award for San Juan Capistrano, California. The Association of Christian Schools International awarded Exemplary Status to his apologetics training. Sean is listed among the top 100 apologists. He graduated summa cum laude from Talbot Theological Seminary with a double Master’s degree in Theology and Philosophy. He earned a Ph.D. in Apologetics and Worldview Studies from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2014.
Traveling throughout the United States and abroad, Sean speaks at camps, churches, schools, universities, and conferences. He has spoken for organizations including Focus on the Family, the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview, Cru, Youth Specialties, Hume Lake Christian Camps, Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the Association of Christian Schools International. Sean has also appeared as a guest on radio shows such as Focus on the Family, Point of View, Converse with Scholars, Stand to Reason, Family Life, as well as shows hosted by Hugh Hewitt, Michael Reagan, and others.
Sean is the author, co-author, or editor of over fifteen books including Same-Sex Marriage: A Thoughtful Approach to God’s Design for Marriage, with John Stonestreet, Is God Just a Human Invention? with Jonathan Morrow, and Understanding Intelligent Design along with William A. Dembski. Sean has also written multiple books with his father, Josh McDowell, including The Unshakable Truth and More Than A Carpenter Sean is the General Editor for Apologetics for a New Generation and The Apologetics Study Bible for Students. He has also written for YouthWorker Journal, Decision Magazine, and the Christian Research Journal. Follow the dialogue with Sean as he blogs regularly at seanmcdowell.org.
In April, 2000, Sean married his high school sweetheart, Stephanie. They have three children and live in San Juan Capistrano, California. Sean played college basketball at Biola University and was the captain his senior year on a team that went 30-7.
See www.seanmcdowell.org for Sean’s blog, articles, videos, and many other resources.
*** See last years Banquet Pictures below
The purse auction and brunch was held Saturday, June 21, and featured special guest speaker, Kathy Jeffrey.This event SOLD OUT!
More information on 2015 Purse Auction Coming soon!
How in the world do you talk to your children about sex?
Learn how and why in a workshop presented by Living Choices of North Texas, a Woman to Woman program.
When: Saturday, June 28, 2014 – 8:00am to 12:30pm
Where: First Baptist Church of Denton, 1100 Malone, Denton, TX
How Much: $15 per person – includes all materials
Topics on the Table:
* Differences between boys and girls
* Criminal and Sexual Texas Law
* How to talk to your children about sex
* How to protect your children from pornography
* Sexually Transmitted Diseases
* How technology and media are changing your children.
* How the brain works during sex
Round Table Discussions:
* Does your sexual past keep you from talking to your children?
* How does pornography change your child’s brain chemistry?
* How should your child date?
livingchoicesofntx [at] dentonprc.org
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