Project Initiatives

Membership Affiliations


Women of Colors (WOC) is an independent nonprofit organization with 501 (c) 3 status. WOC has been an active community partner since established in 1993  Diversity is our strength and we lead by example.  We care about the development of the Great Lakes Bay Region. We advocate leadership, respect, and trust as vital characteristics to help positively impact the Saginaw community.  WOC is funded with grants, fundraising, donations, membership dues, and in- kind services.

  • Mission
    Women of Colors strives to promote multi-cultural diversity and enhance community relations in Saginaw County by empowering families, mentoring youth, performing community  service, and collaborating with other organizations.

  • Vision​

​​     In order to strengthen our community, we will continue to empower others through                 service.


  • 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

  • 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