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Black Women's Wellness Day a huge success!

Posted by Black Women's Wellness Day on Saturday, March 8, 2014,
September 30, 2013

Thanks to all who attended the 5th Annual Black Women's Wellness Day on Saturday, September 21st! We attracted our largest audience ever of over 400 women, girls, partners, and sponsors.We thank all of our generous sponsors and partners for helping grow our vision and our reach as we revolutionize Black Women's health--TOGETHER!

 
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5th Annual Black Women's Wellness Day event only 2 weeks away

Posted by Black Women's Wellness Day on Sunday, September 8, 2013,
Join the Foundation for Black Women's Wellness for the 5th Annual Black Women's Wellness Day coming up on just two weeks on Saturday, September 21st at Madison's Alliant Energy Center!

This year's event will feature keynote speaker Hitaji Aziz, Owner of Peacemaker Enterprise in Houston, Texas. Ms. Aziz is a powerful motivational speaker, spoken word artist, meditation and life style coach, workshop facilitator, diversity consultant, holistic healer, and radio talk show host of Earth 101 on Hou...

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Join the Foundation's Remembrance Project: Why We Must Write a new Legacy of Wellness

Posted by Black Women's Wellness Day on Wednesday, June 19, 2013, In : Remembrance Project 


The impact of health disparities on the lives of Black women is real. We cannot deny the statistics, nor the personal stories we share of Mothers, Sisters, Daughters, Friends lost too soon to illness. Remembering and honoring the lives of these women is a critical part of our own healing and our journey to once and for all make our health a personal priority. 

Please join the Foundation for Black Women's Wellness in launching the Remembrance Project, a nationwide registry of photos and names o...

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FFBWW Sustainability Workshop a Hit!

Posted by Black Women's Wellness Day on Monday, June 17, 2013, In : Sustainability and Health 


On Thursday, May 17th, 2013, the Foundation for Black Women's Wellness teamed up with the 
South Madison Promise Zone and several partners including the UW-Madison and sponsor MG&E/New Green Challenge for Sustainability Night--a community event and conversation on eco-stewardship and health in our community. What a great turnout we had! We were especially thrilled to host a special workshop, Black Women & Sustainability: Going Back to Our Roots. Over 25 guests attended our session on a Friday ...

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Sustainability & Communities of Color: We Weigh In

Posted by Black Women's Wellness Day on Monday, June 17, 2013, In : Sustainability and Health 


Check out our Founder Lisa Peyton-Caire and others talk sustainability, health, and the impact on communities of color in this forward-thinking interview with Jeff Patterson, host of JP Behind the Chair and owner of Madison's award-winning
JP Hair Design. Thanks to Madison Gas & Electric's New Green Challenge Project for inviting us to weigh in on this critical conversation! Click here to view the video if you can't see it above. --
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Welcome to The Foundation for Black Women's Wellness blog!

Posted by Black Women's Wellness Day on Sunday, May 19, 2013, In : Updates 
Friends!

Thank you for visiting our new blog! We have much to share and much to hear from you as we continue our work to empower Black women and girls to take hold of our health and to choose LIFE! 

It's been nearly one full year since we launched our organization, and we've accomplished a great deal in that short time. We're spreading the message of health and wellness to every corner of our community and beyond, and we invite you to do the same!

The Foundation for Black Women's Wellness is an...

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Foundation for Black Women's Wellness
2222 South Park Street, Suite 200
Madison, WI 53713
(608) 729-1264