Upcoming events

Women of Colors

Membership Affiliations

  • Michigan Nonprofit Association
  • Saginaw County Health Dept. (FYI)
  • Community That Cares
  • Saginaw Chamber of Commerce
  • Saginaw Community Foundation
  • The Hearth Home
  • Center of Hope
  • SVRC Industries/Learn To Earn Academy
  • Michigan State University 4H
  • First Ward Community Center
  • SVRC/Learn To Earn Academy

Project Initiatives

  • Est. first "Mothers Against Crime March
  • WOC Scholarship
  • GEMS Parent Committee
  • Adopt-A-Park (Ojibway Island Pavilion)
  • Aerobic classes for disadvantaged women
  • Book bags and school supplies collection for disadvantaged student or students who made significant progress.
  • Sister friends for pregnant moms in need of direction and emotional support.
  • GEMS Bi-Annual Awards Banquet
  • HIV/AIDS Thanksgiving Food Drive
  • HIV/AIDS Annual Walk-A-Thon
  • Arson Watch Participant
  • WOC Book Club
  • Sickle Cell Walk-A-Thon
  • American Breast Cancer Walk-A-Thon
  • Annual Warm A Child For Winter
  • ​Annual Community Leadership Awards Banquet

Women of Colors established Great Empowering Motivational Sessions (GEMS) divided between three youth mentoring programs and mobile mentoring as listed below:


Girl Pride

Sugar & Spice

Young Men Who Dare

Student & Future Technology (SAFT)

Mobile Mentoring at Various Sites

Parent Support Group

SVRC/Learn To Earn Academy​


Since 1998, WOC members have volunteered countless hours to plan, facilitate, and mentor youth. Participants can learn etiquette skills, team work, community service, and much more.