Woman to Woman Midwest is committed to supporting diverse communities of women who have come together to share the transformational power of this work. There are a number of established communities and developing communities of Woman Within graduates within the Midwest region.

Each community is unique and community offerings may include:

  • Woman Within Circles for Woman Within graduates
  • Celebrations to honor new graduates of the Woman Within Weekend
  • Open houses, open circles and other events for women who are interested in learning more about Woman Within
  • Programs and events for women
  • Social gatherings
  • Activities and programs co-sponsored with the Mankind Project
  • We invite you to connect with the community closest to you by calling or emailing the women listed below.

Community Community Contact

Chicago, IL
Hilda Raisner 847-562-6050 – Woman Within Contact
Hilda Raisner 847-562-6050 – Circle Contact

Rockford, IL
Kathy Cox 815-494-0035 – Woman Within Contact
Kathy Cox 815-494-0035 – Circle Contact

Fort Wayne, IN
Char Hoffman 260-413-9268 – Woman Within Contact
Char Hoffman 260-413-9268 – Circle Contact

Indianapolis, IN
Ellen Krause 317-340-3915 – Woman Within Contact
Ellen Krause 317-340-3915 – Circle Contact

Fairfield, IA
Narayani Om 978-514-1484- Woman Within Contact
Narayani Om 978-514-1484 – Circle Contact

Sioux City, IA
Janet Dennison 712-490-6346 – Woman Within Contact
Janet Dennison 712-490-6346 – Circle Contact

Lexington, KY
Sage Sharpe 859-806-5669 – Woman Within Contact
Sage Sharpe 859-806-5669 – Circle Contact

Louisville, KY
Cheryl Richardson 502-744-3715 – Woman Within Contact
Cheryl Richardson 502-744-3715 – Circle Contact

Lynne Nelson 651-983-0247 – Woman Within Contact
Suzan Klein 202-536-7186 – Circle Contact

St. Louis, MO
Joanne Mahler 314-521-2699 – Woman Within Contact
Meg McClelland 314-724-0425 – Circle Contact

Cincinnati, OH
Tara Robinson 513-317-4757 – Woman Within Contact
Tara Robinson 513-374-2100 – Circle Contact

All Other Communities
Cheryl Richardson 502-744-3715

If your area isn’t listed above please contact Cheryl Richardson at 502-744-3715

To find communities outside the Midwest region, email the Woman Within International office.