Category Archives: WORLD Staff

WORLD Congratulates Executive Director Cynthia Carey-Grant For Prestigious Sabbatical Award

Women Organized to Respond to Life-threatening Diseases is proud to announce that Executive Director Cynthia Carey-Grant is one of eight nonprofit executives in California recognized with the 2016 CA Wellness Sabbatical Program Award. The California Wellness Foundation Sabbatical Program Award was created to improve the long-term effectiveness of health-focused nonprofits by providing their executives with […]

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Join WORLD as we celebrate the season of renewal, rebirth, reaffirmation and rejoice in gratitude for all our blessings during this past year

In these uncertain times, we want to remind our extended family of friends, partners and clients that this is the time to plant seeds of hope, faith and love. As every gardener knows, it is the seedlings that germinate in the rich dark soil of winter’s trials that produce the first beautiful blooms of spring. […]

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WORLD Delegation Attends International AIDS Conference 2016 Gallery

WORLD Delegation of Women: IAC Gallery & Recap International AIDS Conference 2016: Durban, South Africa

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WORLD House & Women’s Clinic Grand Opening

You Are Invited to the WORLD House & Women’s Clinic Grand Opening! March 9th, 2016 4:00pm-7:00pm RSVP by March 7th at

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Update: Nilda Rodriguez’ Recovery

As we mentioned several weeks ago, beloved WORLD activist Nilda Rodriguez was hospitalized as a result of a serious automobile accident. We are happy to report that she is getting better. Although this is great news, we can assist in her recovery by making visits to see her as well as contributing financially to help […]

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WORLD’s Office Is Moving!

Effective starting December 1, 2015, the WORLD office will be in a new location. We’re looking forward to seeing you there once we move! OUR NEW ADDRESS: 389 30th Street, Oakland, CA 94612 Until we move, you can still reach us here: Address: 449 15th Street, Oakland, CA 94612 Phone: (510) 986-0340       […]

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