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WANDA Mom Honored at UCSF Graduation

WANDA Mom Honored at UCSF Graduation

Our wonderful WANDA mom, Lucia Alvarez, shared exciting news with us about her journey at San Francisco State University. As a graduating senior, she has been selected to receive the College Hood. Congratulations Lucia! Message from Lucia: "Thanks WANDA for being part...

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WANDA Mom, Noelia Corzo, on Cover of Time Magazine

WANDA Mom, Noelia Corzo, on Cover of Time Magazine

A record number of women are now running for public office. We are honored to share that Noelia Corzo, WANDA mom and graduate of the WANDA program for single moms, was one of the 48 women featured on the cover of the January 29, 2018 issue of TIME magazine, for an...

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First Time Home Buyer Classes in Silicon Valley

First Time Home Buyer Classes in Silicon Valley

Project Sentinel is a non-profit organization. Their primary function is to assist individuals with housing issues. Project Sentinel offers education by HUD-certified counselors for first time homebuyers in both a workshop and a 1:1 setting. When you successfully...

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Annual WANDA Leadership Circle Luncheon

Annual WANDA Leadership Circle Luncheon

Our annual Leadership Circle Luncheon, held on November 1st, was enjoyed by WANDA moms, supporters and staff. Every year we celebrate the impact WANDA has helping single moms achieve their potential. Many thanks to our speaker Jessica Linares Boyle, a Retention...

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WANDA – Single Mom Wins School Board Election

WANDA – Single Mom Wins School Board Election

Congratulations to Noelia Corzo on her recent victory! She won the November 7th election and is now on the San Mateo - Foster City School Board. We are so proud of Noelia, a WANDA mom, and excited for the wonderful work and impact she will have in her new role. "I...

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WANDA Publishes Annual Report for 2016 – 2017

WANDA Publishes Annual Report for 2016 – 2017

WANDA published our most recent Annual Report covering fiscal year July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017. What a wonderful year it has been for the Women’s Achievement Network and Development Alliance (WANDA) and the single moms we serve! Our many accomplishments this past...

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WANDA Mom Buys Home with WANDA Matched Savings!

WANDA Mom Buys Home with WANDA Matched Savings!

Megan Cullen is about to accomplish something that many WANDA moms dream of - using her WANDA matched savings funds toward the purchase of a home. This month she will close escrow on a house in Redwood City. At last she will be able to provide a tangible “safe spot,”...

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WANDA Mom Runs for San Mateo – Foster City Schoolboard

WANDA Mom Runs for San Mateo – Foster City Schoolboard

We are proud of our WANDA Mom, Noelia Corzo, who is running for San Mateo - Foster City School Board. The vote will be held in San Mateo County on Nov 7th, 2017. View the impressive list of Noelia's endorsements on her website. You can also donate to her campaign. Let...

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WANDA Graduation Spring 2017

WANDA Graduation Spring 2017

WANDA Graduation Spring 2017 This April WANDA celebrated the graduating class of 2017 from Cohort 7. The packed event featured inspiring keynote speaker Laurie Cozart, motivating Cohort 7 speaker Leiana Quintero, delicious catering by WANDA Alumna Megan Land's company...

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