WomenStrength/GirlStrength Needs Volunteer Instructors

WomenStrength/GirlStrength Needs Volunteer Instructors

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November 01, 2011 16:52


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This is being sent on behalf of WomenStrength/GirlStrength:

Empower women and girls: Be a volunteer self-defense instructor. WomenStrength and GirlStrength are looking for confident, caring and dedicated women to volunteer their time to teach free holistic self-defense classes. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY. Women of all ages and backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Application deadline: December 2, 2011

Instructor Training Begins: February 25th, 2012

Graduation at Central Precinct is on April 25th, 2012

Contact information:

Carolyne Haycraft



Since 1979, WomenStrength instructors have provided free holistic self-defense classes to over 30,000 women & teenage girls throughout Portland. For more information: www.portlandonline.com/police/womenstrength

GirlStrength, founded in 2008, provides free holistic self-defense classes to girls ages 10-14. GirlStrength offers programs, workshops and camps to schools and community centers all over Portland. For more information: www.portlandonline.com/police/girlstrength

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