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Women Aware, Inc. (Sioux City, Iowa) records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0727

Scope and Contents

The records of Women Aware, Inc. date from 1985 to 2004 and measure 2.5 linear inches. The records contain documents relating to the organization, Women's Task Force, and the Women of Excellence award.

Dates

  • 1985-2004

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright held by the donor has been transferred to the University of Iowa.

Biographical / Historical

Women Aware, Inc. is a non-profit organization located in Sioux City, Iowa, which was started in 1979. Women Aware uses self-determination and self-help strategies to help its clients work toward emotional and economic stability. Its primary focus is on displaced homemakers and single parent homemakers, providing advocacy, education, information, counseling, referral and support. In 1984, Women Aware, Inc. began to hold an annual Women of Excellence award ceremony to recognize the accomplishments of Sioux City area women.

Extent

2.50 linear inches

Abstract

Women Aware, Inc. is a non-profit organization located in Sioux City, Iowa, which was started in 1979. Its primary focus is on displaced homemakers and single parent homemakers, providing advocacy, education, information, counseling, referral and support.

Method of Acquisition

The records (donor no. 1158) were donated by Women Aware, Inc. in 2007.
Author
Lindsay E. Shannon, 2009
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Iowa Women's Archives Repository

Contact:
100 Main Library
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
319-335-5068
319-335-5900 (Fax)