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News & Events

Upcoming Events

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.


Past Events

Day of Caring 2014


The United Way 22nd 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:

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 @

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


The United Way of the Wine Country will celebrate its 23rd Day of Caring on Sept. 11. Teams work on projects such as painting, landscaping and more. Sign up and volunteer at WRS for a day.

To get your business or organization involved, contact Mary Bigelow at 528-4485, ext. 136, or


8th Annual Sea-to-Sierra, Sept. 6 - 8, 2013
The Eighth Annual Sea-to-Sierra cycling tour is a benefit for Women’s Recovery Services. Last year was an incredible success, and loads of fun so we’re doing it again – for the eighth time! We listened to your numerous suggestions/feedback during last year’s event and this year, we’re better prepared and better supported than ever!

Day 1 September 6: Santa Rosa to Folsom (120 miles, ~5250' climbing)
Day 2 September 7: Folsom to Kirkwood (86 miles, ~10000' climbing but GORGEOUS!)
Day 3 September 8: Kirkwood to Tahoe City (53 miles, ~3500' climbing)

Transport back to Santa Rosa, Monday Sept 9.

More info? Go To WRS S2S Letter or Contact Kimberly Simoni

Enjoy some fantastico food at Ca'Bianca Ristorante Italiano on Wednesday, May 8th!

As part of the Human Race Restaurant Week, Ca'Bianca will graciously donate 15% of all food & beverages to support WRS on May 8th. Make your reservations pronto and buon appetito!

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

Human Race, Saturday, May 11, 2013

With nearly 10,000 participants ranging from children to senior citizens, we are excited about this fun event!

Come be a part of our team by selecting <Join Team>