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Outreach Advocate

Voice of East African Women is seeking applicants for an immediate full-time Outreach Advocate position in the Farhio House Shelter Program. Job Title: Outreach Advocate Immediate Supervisor: Program Director Required experience: Bachelor's Degree in the human services field or three years experience in a human services field. * MUST have own vehicle and active car…
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Front Desk Receptionist

Voice of East African Women is seeking applicants for an immediate full-time Front Desk Receptionist position in the Farhio House Shelter Program. Job Title: Front Desk Receptionist Immediate Supervisor: Program Director Required experience: High School Diploma or Equivalent Demonstrated skills in writing, speaking, interpersonal communication, active listening and teamwork Ability to provide empathy Competency and…
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Help Stop Human Trafficking in 2018

With the Super Bowl in Minneapolis this year, many people are planning parties and finding time to celebrate this once-in-a-lifetime experience. However, there’s a common refrain, repeated every year in every city that hosts the Super Bowl: “This event comes with the highest rate of human trafficking.” Neither the statistics nor anecdotal evidence confirms this…
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Why East African Women Need Their Own Resources

In a world more diverse and integrated than ever before, it’s not uncommon to hear criticisms of spaces and resources dedicated to particular group identities. “This seems so exclusive; aren’t we trying to be more inclusive as a society?” “We already have resources for East Africans in general; why can’t we just use those?” “Can’t…
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