Rotarians Learn About Women for Women International

FULTON, NY – At a recent Fulton Sunrise Rotary meeting, Rotarian Lennie LaBoda talked about her involvement in the Women for Women International program.

It works with women survivors of war in conflict and post-conflict areas around the world.

Pictured with Lennie LaBoda is Rotarian Doug Stevens.
Pictured with Lennie LaBoda is Rotarian Doug Stevens.

The program encompasses a year-long curriculum concentrated on teaching women their economic, social and civic rights.

They receive training on health awareness, decision-making, negotiation and civic participation.

The program cost $30 a year.

Lennie has participated in this organization for several years.

She read a few letters from her “Sisters” that she received over the years, which were very heartfelt and moving.

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Sunrise Rotary meets every Friday at 7 a.m. at Fulton’s Riverside Inn.