Women Aware, Inc. (Sioux City, Iowa) records
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.
- Women Aware, Inc. (Sioux City, Iowa) (Organization)
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The papers are open for research.
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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.
2.50 linear inches
Language of Materials
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.
- Lindsay E. Shannon, 2009
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