Posts filed under: Women History Month

Building early experiences of empathy and people connections toward a future promoting local and global civic engagement. Georgia Hoffmann, of Winchester High School’s class of 2018, writes that she has lived in Winchester her whole life, although her father is...
Building pathways to sustainable, self-directed supportive housing for young adults with developmental disabilities. Catherine Boyle is a commissioner of the Winchester Housing Authority, a member of the Winchester Housing Partnership Board, and has completed 60 hours of HUD housing counseling...
Stacey Irizarry arrived on the Winchester scene eight years ago and is firmly rooted in its civic life. She began by participating in political campaigns and then by working with Winchester Inclusive Network (WIN), co-chairing the Special Education Parent Advisory...
  Building community political awareness and involvement through civic engagement. Vicky Coccoluto has lived in Winchester for nearly 30 years, but didn’t get involved in civic activities until around 15 years ago, after she retired from her career as an...
Building a bridge to living more fully through mindfulness and meditation. Denise Costello and Vanessa Gobes are the founders and guiding spirits of the Chrysalis Meditation Center, located in a serene second-story studio that Vanessa describes as overlooking ‘the most...