We believe in the inherent value of all women. Our peer support group meetings are held monthly, where we create a safe space for women to come together and process our personal truths. We meet in Vancouver, Battle Ground, and Kelso.
The Noble Foundation had the opportunity to build community with other justice groups and organizations at the 13th annual Peace and Justice Fair in Vancouver on September 9th, 2017. Folks were able to learn about what we do while playing games and winning prizes.
Community Organizing for Social Justice: Raising Voices Through Peer Support Groups
Group Peer Support (GPS) is unique to the human experience and something we have been doing for thousands of years.
I really didn’t start paying attention to children’s books until my son was born in 2013. When he became a toddler, we would attend the local library story time once a week. I found myself browsing the aisles and seeing lots of beautiful and colorful artwork on the covers of books but what was painstakingly obvious was that most of the characters in these stories were white.
Social Change is the message….But how do we get there? Can you purchase the roadmap? Do you rely on literary journals? Do you look back at the movements of past to dictate the way of the future? Do you push the boundaries of your inner self until you become unrecognizable?