What is the history of The Center for Wisdom’s Women?

It was begun in 1999 by a Roman Catholic community called “The Daughters of Wisdom” when they discerned a need for a drop in center for women in Lewiston. They named it “Wisdom’s Center.” Although they regretfully had to give up the work...

How do we make a donation and is it deductible?

Checks should be written to: The Center for Wisdom’s Women PO Box 1016 Lewiston, ME 04240 Contributions can also be received through our website. No gift is too small. In addition to larger gifts, pledges and matching challenges are also welcome. Yes. Donations...

What does it cost to run the Center and how is it funded?

The 2018 our budget is $111,000 which covers one and a half staff salaries and an Americorp VISTA member,  benefits, an administrative management and payroll service, rent, insurance, phone, and program expenses. How is it funded? The Center if funding primarily...

Where can we get more information?

Center For Wisdom’s Women 97 Blake Street Lewiston, ME 04240 Phone: 207.513.3922 Send us an Email. (We are between Pine and Ash St. behind the Healy Terrace building. An off street parking lot is available. Look for the sunflower on signs!...

Who is running the women’s center now?

A group of committed women who have been involved in the Center as guests, volunteers, supporters and Board members have dedicated themselves to the continuation of the Center’s presence and service in the neighborhood. Together these women have the energy,...