SHOUT! For Women Veterans: A Call For Art

shout-2013-logoCall for Art Submissions
DEADLINE: April 8, 2013
5th Annual SHOUT! Exhibit
Wednesday, May 9
6-9 pm
San Francisco Women’s Building

Swords to Plowshares is hosting the 5th Annual SHOUT! Art by Women Veterans. Previous events featured the artwork of many women veteran artists, and hundreds of community supporters attended and shared in their artistic expression. Continue reading


Women’s Vet Connect 201

Women’s Vet Connect 2013 Friday, March 15, 20132 – 4pm
401 3rd St. (at Harrison)
San Francisco, CA 94107
Contact Charlene Phillips

The San Francisco VA Downtown Clinic is hosting Women’s Vet Connect to bring community partners together to provide services to women veterans. This event is aimed at women who’ve served in the military through offering a variety of services to help them. Attendees will be able to work with various participating Veterans Service Organizations for resources for them.

Female veteran attendees may be able to get housing referrals, domestic violence assistance, supportive counseling, and mental health service providers to address their immediate needs. It is an opportunity to meet local employers, meet with an EDD representative to help with a job search, and coordinate with Dress for Success to be clothing for interviews and new jobs. Children are welcome at this event and mothers can see what child support services are available to them. Continue reading