Victoria Women In Need Community Cooperative (WIN)
10% of the September sales, will be donated to Victoria Women In Need Community Cooperative (WIN) located in Victoria BC, Canada
Victoria Women In Need Community Cooperative (WIN) operates 4 resale stores in Victoria and Langford, and an online shop. The revenue from WIN’s shops, together with financial donations, funds their empowerment programs for women. As a non-profit, WIN has been supporting women in the community for over 29 years. Their programs have been there for women along each step of their journey, through crisis,
The pandemic has had a huge impact on WIN. Despite the challenges, they have continued to offer their essential programs, including The News Start Program which supports women who are leaving transition houses by providing them with furnishings for their new homes. WIN has also continued to offer their Gift Certificate Program which allows women in need to shop and freely choose household supplies, clothing, and children’s items for themselves and their families. WIN’s Crisis and Referral Program is helping women as they face current day struggles and they have also published an Active Resources Guide to help community members navigate challenges that have arisen due to Covid-19.