Save the Date! 4/1 “The House I Live In” Film Screening

Charlotte Street Films, Women With A Vision and the Host Committee for New Directions-New Orleans invite you to a screening of the award winning documentary, The House I Live In. When: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 Time: 6:30pm Cocktail and networking reception; 7:00pm film screening and panel discussion. Place: Ashe Cultural Arts Center - 1712 Oretha C Haley Boulevard, New Orleans, LA … [Read more...]

Girls With A Pearl – March 26th: SAVE THE DATE!

Join Women With A Vision on Thursday, March 26th for #GirlsWithAPearl, a social mixer and safe space for transgender women, combining conversation, dinner, and story sharing to talk about being healthy in relationships. GWAP is facilitated by WWAV's Wendi Cooper, email her at for more info Please share this flyer with a Transwoman you know! … [Read more...]

GroundWork Presents “Building Your Professional Brand”

Save the date! Friday March 27th at 4pm is the March meeting for our EMERGE:GroundWork program! This month we will be focused on "Building Your Professional Brand" and will explore resume writing and offer professional development tips. This program is open to sex workers and formerly incarcerated women in the Greater New Orleans area and is facilitated by WWAV's Leslie Davis. Email … [Read more...]

Join Us Saturday, March 28th for Women’s Wellness Day!

WWAV is excited to be part of this day for Women's Wellness. Stop through on Saturday, March 28th to talk with Rebecca Atkinson about building Health Relationships, and check out the other great workshops, activities and screening opportunities! … [Read more...]

February 7th is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Today February 7, 2015 marks the 15th year for National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD), a national HIV testing and treatment community mobilization initiative. It was founded in 1999 as a national response to the growing HIV and AIDS epidemic in African American communities. Today: - Get Educated about HIV and AIDS; - Get Involved in community prevention efforts; - Get Tested to know … [Read more...]

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month!

More than 1 in 10 teens who have been on a date have also been physically abused by a boyfriend or girlfriend in the last year. Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month is a national effort to raise awareness and protect teens from violence. You can make a difference: Encourage schools, community-based organizations, parents, and teens to come together to prevent teen dating violence. How can … [Read more...]

January 14th! WWAV Pay-It-Forward Happy Hour!

Join Women With A Vision on WEDS Jan 14th as we kick off the New Year with a #PayItForward Happy Hour with EIFFEL SOCIETY! Come grab a drink and support the work of New Orleans' premiere women's health organization. Invites your friends/family/coworkers/neighbors/etc-the more people who come buy drinks, the more WWAV takes home at the end of the night to support the work we do with the city's … [Read more...]