We Are Not Invisible

 
$4,385 $39,365
Raised Remaining
  • To post you need to login. Don't have an account? Create One.
  • We Are Not Invisible has been retired and is no longer accepting donations.
    • 4 months ago
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible posted a progress report
    From Surviving to Thriving
    By - Jeannette Pai-Espinosa - President
    Raised by a single mother, Tanya was physically and emotionally abused by her on regular basis and was also repeatedly sexually abused by her mother’s boyfriends and male friends. In an effort to get help, Tanya told her mother about the sexual abuse but was told that it was her fault. To escape her life – the...
    • 10 months ago
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible has been reactived and is now accepting donations again.
    • 10 months ago
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible has been retired and is no longer accepting donations.
    • 11 months ago
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible has received 2 donations
    • 1 year ago
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible posted a progress report
    Five Ways to Stop Criminalizing Victimized Girls
    By - Jeannette Pai-Espinosa - President
    The numbers tell us two sobering facts about girls and juvenile justice. First, they indicate that the percentage of girls in the juvenile justice system has steadily increased over the decades, rising from 17 percent in 1980 to 29 percent in 2011. Second, girls are more likely than boys to be arrested for "status...
    • 1 year ago
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible posted a progress report
    Ashley's Story
    By - Ashley - Young Woman Advocating for Change
    Using a social justice framework for our work means we’re dedicated to ensuring that those impacted by policies and practices have the opportunity to advocate on their own behalf.  Moreover, it is essential that everyone learn about how trauma and violence impact the lives of girls and young women in this country...
    • 2 years ago
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible has received 1 donation
    • 2 years ago
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible posted a progress report
    Celebrating 130 Years!
    By - Jeannette Pai-Espinosa - President
    I hope this letter finds you well and enjoying the beginning of summer.  We’re happy to share with you that this April marked the 130th anniversary of the founding of the Crittenton social welfare movement. While we celebrate this milestone, we are also painfully aware that an anniversary presents an opportunity...
    • 2 years ago
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible posted a progress report
    All Of Us Have a Story to Tell
    By - Katie Becker - Advocate for Change
    Dear Friends, All of us have a story to tell, and each is unique and powerful in its own way. I hope that some part of my story resonates with the challenges and successes in your own life. I believe that our humanity and compassion is grounded in our willingness to see ourselves through the struggle of others and because...
    • 2 years ago
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible posted a progress report
    Crittenton Young Women Advocating for Change!
    By - Holly Weems - Project Leader
    The National Crittenton Foundation was invited to attend The Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s quarterly meeting. Through TNCF’s We Are Not Invisible program Dani, a former Crittenton client from Michigan, attended the meeting in Washington, D.C. She was able to share her...
    • 3 years ago
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible has received 88 donations
    • 3 years ago
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible posted a progress report
    I Can Have It All! Young mothers on Capitol Hill.
    By - Lisette - Crittenton Alumnae
    It used to be that people would tell me all the things that I couldn’t do because I was teen mom. Two weeks ago, I heard all the things that I can do because I was a young mother, who beat the odds. Girls in my shoes often feel invisible. We’re ignored, we’re labeled, and there are very few people who put...
    • 3 years ago
    •  · 
  • Holly
    Holly Watch our segment on violence and girls. The show "Having It All" with Niki Taylor will air on WEtv - April 6th, 13th, and 20th - 7:30 am and April 28th, 8:30 am - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mSwIaHr3Hkg&feature=relmfu
    • 3 years ago
    •  · 
    •  · 
  • Holly
    Holly What does it mean to "have it all?" Check out our new blog post! http://www.nationalcrittenton.org/2012/03/what-does-it-mean-to-have-it-all/
    • 3 years ago
    •  · 
    •  · 
  • We Are Not Invisible has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
    • 3 years ago
    •  · 

donate now:

Retired Project

This project is no longer accepting donations.

Still want to help?
Find another project in United States or in Women and Girls that needs your help.

Project Leader

Holly Weems

Portland, OR United States

Where is this project located?