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WomenStrength 30th Anniversary Celebration

July 08, 2009 00:00

  

WomenStrength, which provides free holistic self-defense classes and personal safety workshops, is celebrating its 30th anniversary on July 25, 2009, at 6 p.m. at the Mittleman Jewish Community Center. This fun event will include dinner, silent auction, live music and dancing.

In addition to celebrating WomenStrength and its accomplishment of teaching more than 100,000 people in the Portland Metro Area personal safety, the event will help launch the new GirlStrength Program. GirlStrength is the first self-defense program in Portland to focus on the safety needs of middle school girls.

Tickets are $35 per person or $60 per couple. Corporate tables are available for $350. For more information about this event: go to www.portlandpolice.com/police/WomenStength, email womenstrength@portlandpolice.org or call 503-823-0260.

If you can’t make the event, but want to sustain these programs, donations are tax deductible and can be mailed to: WomenStrength, 10225 East Burnside, Portland, OR 97216. $35 sponsors a WomenStrength/GirlStrength student; $100 sponsors a WomenStrength class; $250 sponsors a WomenStrength/GirlStrength workshop); $500 sponsors a GirlStrength course in a school.

For more information, contact WomenStrength Director, Sara Johnson at 503-823-0262.

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