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Black Women Widows Empowered (Fiscally Sponsored by Allied Arts Foundation)

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Year Founded:
2015
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Sabra Robinson
Main Address:
P.O. Box 480368
Charlotte, NC 28269

What We Do

Our intent is to reach the Black widowed woman by offering various empowerment initiatives.

BWWE's mission is to aid widows back to spiritual, emotional and physical wholeness through means of mentoring, social and physical interactions, monetary assistance, podcasting, arts and entertainment, book & magazine publishing, sisterhood calls, blogs, and wellness events. We hope that you will support us in our endeavors.

Our purpose: to offer a safe space for Black women widows to connect, support, empower, and grieve together.

Interesting Info

Widowed women of color have unique circumstances that aren't always addressed in most widow support groups and organizations
800,000 people are widowed each year in the United States. (US Census Bureau)
In 2006, 25% of black widowed women were entitled to benefits as a wife or widow of a worker.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Social Media Manager - Volunteer
Repeats every day until Thu Dec 31 2020.
Wednesday, November 25th, 2020
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Legal Advisory Volunteer/Lawyer
Repeats every day until Thu Dec 31 2020.
Wednesday, November 25th, 2020
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