Events

Mar
26
Sun
WIN Bingo Night @ American Legion
Mar 26 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join us for Bingo at the American Legion! All proceeds benefit Women in Need Inc. of Franklin and Fulton Counties. Doors open at 11am. Lunch will be served at 12pm and Bingo will begin at 1pm.

Apr
1
Sat
Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2023
Apr 1 – Apr 30 all-day
May
5
Fri
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2023 @ Downtown Chambersburg
May 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Mark your calendar for our next Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event! Local men and boys will put on a pair of red heels and walk in downtown Chambersburg to raise awareness of sexual violence in our community and raise funds for Women in Need.

More information coming soon!

May
22
Mon
Volunteer Training Begins
May 22 @ 5:00 pm

Looking for volunteer opportunities? On May 22nd, the next training session for Women in Need volunteers begins! This training is for Counselor/Advocate Volunteers and Community Volunteers.

Counselor/Advocate Volunteer (direct service with clients)
Training Includes:
  • 65-hour certified counselor/advocate training
  • 3-hour mandated reporter training
  • 5 hours of practicum
The 65-hour training is held at the WIN office Tuesday through Thursday from 5pm-7:30/8pm.
Community Volunteer (providing community education)
Training Includes:
  • 20-hour training
  • 3-hour mandated reporter training
  • 5-hour education program training
Qualifications for the volunteer program and how to apply:
Complete the volunteer application here. Then, once the application is completed, you will need to complete an interview with the volunteer coordinator and provide copies of PA criminal background check as well as Child Abuse and FBI clearances. Previous clients of WIN can apply, but they must not have received services within the last 2 years.