Newman University raises $3,000 for Women’s Initiative Network

May 04, 2011

Members of the Newman University Staff Assembly Silent Auction Committee met with staff and participants from the Wichita Women’s Initiative Network (WIN) May 2 to present a check for $3,012. The money was raised through the Staff Assembly’s 12th annual Silent Auction, held April 8.

WIN, an organization sponsored by the Adorers of the Blood of Christ (ASC) that provides support for and teaches social, educational and general life skills to victims of domestic abuse, was selected as a beneficiary of this year’s auction. The organization is supported through the sale of products made by the women of WIN.

NU Staff Assembly - WINAttending the meeting were, seated l-r, NU Committee Member Ann Edwards, NU Committee Chair Diane Cotter, WIN Interim Director Janice VanSickle, Sister Diana Rawlings, ASC, NU Staff Assembly President Sonja Vogt, and, standing l-r, WIN staff members Alicia Salazar and Susan Harris, NU Committee Member Juanita Alarcon, WIN staff members Natalie Coleman, Ashley Vogeli, Alexandrea Steffensmeier and Teresa Espinoza, and NU Committee Member Cindy Corn.

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