What’s new at WORLD


WORLD ALL STARS has reached their goal, but why stop there. We want to keep raising money for such a worthy cause so dear to our hearts.

Please join us for a fun walk in Golden Gate Park on July 19th. It really is alot of fun with music, entertainment, food, fresh air and exercise. Plus there are so many wonderful people to meet along the way.

Please register directly on to our team by visiting the WORLD ALL STARS’s team page:https://sf.aidswalk.net/WORLDALLSTARS Select any team member you wish to support 100% of your donation will go to WORLD.

If you have questions, please call our office at: 510-986-0340 ask for Gerri, Jamila or Nikia


Status of women’s health in Alameda County – a grassroots community perspective

Tuesday, July 28th


At The California Endowment

Join WORLD, community partners, physicians, and women from the community at The California Endowment for a one-day convening to learn about the status of women’s health in Alameda County. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.


Over the past several months, WORLD has trained and mentored a talented group of women from our community to participate in a Participatory Action Research (PAR) project that aims to identify gaps in health care services for women living in Alameda County.  Community Researchers Engaging Women (CREW) is meant to empower participants and show how they can effect change. Their findings around the Affordable Care Act, gaps in health care services, recommendations, and next steps will be presented at our all day convening alongside our expert panel on Advocacy, Policy, Research, ASO’s, and Providers.Learn about the ACA and the changing landscape, barriers to service, barriers to protection and needed support.

Register at http://worldcrew.eventbrite.com