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News & Events

Upcoming Events


Past Events

Linda Carlson replaces Cheryle Stanley as Executive Director starting on Oct 3, 2016

After 21 years of dedicated service, Cheryle finally gets to take her long awaited retirement. Cheryle and Linda will share some transition time together. Linda has many years of hands-on experience leading organizations similar to ours and has the heart, education, buisness sense and Medi-Cal knowledge to continue with the valuable mission and purpose of WRS.


11th Annual Sea-to-Sierra, Sept. 9, 10, & 11

The Sea to Sierra (S2S) is a bicycle tour from Sonoma County to the Edge of Lake Tahoe. The tour stretches roughly 315 miles in three days, with over three vertical miles of climbing reaching approximately 7,000 feet elevation at the peak of the ride.

Please consider supporting this event by sponsoring our riders!  The riders pay their own costs, so 100% of all sponsorships go directly to Women's Recovery Services:  And because of this, all sponsorships are 100% tax deductible. For more information, contact Kimberly Simoni @


The United Way 25th Annual Day of Caring will be held on Wednesday, September 9th.

Sign up and help WRS complete much needed tasks such as painting, cleaning, landscaping, gardening and general repairs. Contact Mary Bigelow at United Way of the Wine Country, 528.4485 x136 or email:


Sonoma Wine Country Weekend: 

Funds from Sonoma Wine Country Weekend have been crucial in supporting our mission.  As a beneficiary we encourage our supporters to help our local charities by buying your tickets to their annual event TODAY.  It will be held September 4, 5, and 6, 2015.


CPI Blue Ribbon 2014 Award

Cheryle won the CPI Blue Ribbon Award this year for making a significant contribution to the prevention of child abuse.


9th Annual Sea-to-Sierra, Sept. 19 - 21, 2014

Our very special fundraising event challenges the cyclist from Santa Rosa to Lake Tahoe. For more information, contact Kimberly Simoni @


Day of Caring 2014


The United Way 24th Annual Day of Caring will be held on Wednesday, September 10th.

Sign up and help WRS with various improvement projects. Contact Mary Bigelow at 528.4485 x136 or email:


Human Race Sonoma County 2014

Participate in the biggest Human Race event in the country! Walk or Run, 3K or 10k on Saturday, May 10th at Howarth Park, Santa Rosa. During event day, come visit us at the WRS booth located in the market place. Join Our Team or Donate


Human Race Restaurant Week

Another great turnout with great Italian food, amazing company and wine! Mille Grazie to Ca'Bianca for your generous 15% donation of all food & beverages to support WRS on Tuesday, May 6th.

835 2nd Street, Santa Rosa
Tel: (707) 542-5800