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The latest news and updates from the Broxtowe Women’s Project.


Your life in one bag?

April 6, 2017

Your life in one bag?   Pack your and your child(ren’s) life in just one bag! Can you do it?   I’m asking you this question not because I like to challenge you, but for you to think about exactly what y...
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Join our team as a Treasurer

April 3, 2017

Have a head for figures, and want to use your free time to make a real difference? BWP is currently looking for a volunteer to fill the role of treasurer.   We’re after an individual who enjoys managing finance...
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Fund-raising fun!

March 30, 2017

Our community fund-raising and awareness group ADA is having a stall on Sunday (April 2) from 10am – 5pm at Kettlebrook Lodge, Eastwood Road in Kimberly.  The event is being run by an Eastwood charity that support...
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Safety Support For Women Joggers

March 29, 2017

Broxtowe Women’s Project has contacted running clubs in the area and will be handing out personal safety alarms at a Community Safety Drop-in following news of assaults on lone female joggers over the border in Derbysh...
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Comic Relief – How Your Donations Help

March 24, 2017

Red Nose Day  24th March is a chance to let our hair down, have a laugh and raise important funds for charity works across the UK and Africa. It’s also a chance to celebrate the great work of those charities, and refl...
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ABUSE SURVIVORS SHARE EXPERIENCES

March 10, 2017

“Hoping for peace and happiness in the future for me and my daughter, thank you so much ladies at BWP for listening and understanding.”   This was one of a series of moving messages posted by women attendi...
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Boldness is a catalyst for change

March 6, 2017

March 8th is International Women’s Day! International Women’s Day is a global day where women (and men) gather across the world to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. It is ...
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Volunteering here made sense

March 5, 2017

Jaclyn - Broxtowe Women's Project Volunteer Volunteer work is a critical part of any charitable organisation. I have worked and volunteered with a number of organisations over the years. There are many reasons why I vol...
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    How Many Red Roses is too Many?

    For women who have lived through domestic abuse, Valentine’s Day can trigger difficult emotions. Survivors of abuse may feel more than just alone, the day can breed feelings of resentment, anger and sadness. Confused emotions will also be felt when the perpetrator of abuse buys red roses and makes a big play of affection, attempting … Continue reading How Many Red Roses is too Many?

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