News & Updates

Interview with Toni Rico

Interview with Toni Rico

Interview with Toni Rico, Veteran NCO, U.S. Army Service Women’s Action Network (SWAN) Director of Communications and Policy Interview date: April 23, 2018 Tell us about your military background.  I shipped off to basic training in October of 2001 and went to... Read More
WoVeN Groups Launch in 10 Cities!

WoVeN Groups Launch in 10 Cities!

WoVeN groups have launched in 10 cities across the country: Charlotte, NC, Houston, TX, Phoenix, AZ, Dallas, TX, Ft. Worth, TX, Richmond, VA, Austin, TX, Warner Robins, GA, San Antonio, TX, and Pittsburgh, PA. With over 200 women Veterans enrolled in groups, the WoVeN... Read More
Meet WoVeN’s New Peer Leaders!

Meet WoVeN’s New Peer Leaders!

The peer leader training retreat in New Orleans is coming up in a few short weeks. WoVeN groups will start meeting only three weeks later!   At the training retreat, WoVeN’s amazing peer leaders will inspire and empower one another to build strong and lasting... Read More
Interview with Kayla Williams

Interview with Kayla Williams

Interview with Kayla Williams Organization: VA Center for Women Veterans (CWV) Date: January 10, 2018 Interviewed by: Jen Wachen Tell us about your military background. I enlisted in the Army in the year 2000. My reasons for joining were multifold. Not one thing drove... Read More
Join a WoVeN Group!

Join a WoVeN Group!

WoVeN is a great way to connect with other women Veterans!  WoVeN is a recently-developed, nationwide network for women Veterans dedicated to promoting self-discovery, personal growth, and a strong sense of community. Groups are held across the United States providing... Read More
Heading to New Orleans!

Heading to New Orleans!

WoVeN is heading to New Orleans on March 1st and 2nd, 2018 for our next peer leader retreat. Our last retreat took place in St. Louis this past summer, where peer leader teams came together to join the WoVeN community. Peer leaders will be joining us in New Orleans... Read More
A Busy and Exciting Month for WoVeN!

A Busy and Exciting Month for WoVeN!

November was a busy month for WoVeN! From wrapping up groups in Charlotte, San Antonio, and Pittsburgh, to planning more groups, to attending Veterans Day events and conferences, we are so grateful that the WoVeN community keeps growing. Charlotte’s peer leaders, Cat... Read More
Welcome to Our Website: A Virtual Home for WoVeN!

Welcome to Our Website: A Virtual Home for WoVeN!

The launch of this website is a big step for the WoVeN network and we want to be sure you will find it as helpful and fun as we intend it to be.

Some of the features we have available for all women Veterans that you’ll want to check out:

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WoVeN Groups Kick Off in Three Cities!

WoVeN Groups Kick Off in Three Cities!

Mid-September marked the kick off of the first WoVeN groups in San Antonio, TX, Charlotte, NC, and Pittsburgh, PA! WoVeN staff is so excited to start groups in these three cities.

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WoVeN’s First Peer Leader Training Was a Success!

WoVeN’s First Peer Leader Training Was a Success!

At the beginning of August, WoVeN held its first peer leader training retreat in St. Louis, MO!! Our expert trainers were joined by six women Veterans from San Antonio, TX, Charlotte, NC, and Pittsburgh, PA who have volunteered to serve as WoVeN’s very first peer leaders.

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