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Our Work»

WeCount! Week of Action!

Thank you WeCount! volunteers for working hard with Georgia WAND to Get Out The Vote during our Week of pre-midterm election Action! Whether you were involved with phonebanking, driving voters to the polls, canvassing, or all three–we couldn’t be more happy to have you as partners! Georgia WAND pressed Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp about the state of […]

About Us»

Intern with Georgia WAND!

Georgia WAND internships offer opportunities to see, at the basic level, how one can engage in and fortify the progressive movement, as well as advance the mission of a local organization. At Georgia WAND, not only will you learn about building women’s power and the power within our communities to end militarism, violence, environmental injustices […]

Peace in Action»

Gaza, Ferguson and ICE: Standing in solidarity against a militarized state in the Middle East and the United States

From August 21, 2014 “It may be Ferguson today but tomorrow it could be somewhere else. We have to get police officers and local elected officials to respect the dignity and worth of every human being.” Congressman John Lewis (Meet the Press Sunday, August 17) Georgia WAND stands in solidarity with the people of Gaza, […]

Environmental Justice»

Bittersweet Victories for Georgia WAND

  This past January, Georgia WAND reported success on our hard work to encourage the SRS Citizens Advisory Board to urge the Department of Energy and Savannah River Site management to refund and restart the radiological environmental monitoring in Georgia. We were encouraged by the xx to 2 vote! However, our victories turned out to […]

Political Empowerment»

WeCount! Week of Action!

Join the WeCount! Week Of Action Volunteer with Georgia WAND!  Help us make sure that Georgia voters can exercise their right to vote at the following events! Monday, October 27 State Capitol Building 3:30 Let Us Vote Rally! Lift up the silenced 40,000 voters  Tuesday, October 28 GOTV @ Georgia State University 11-1:30 Phonebanking Sign up to […]


Thanks for making Mother’s Day for Peace 2014 a great success!

Our deep gratitude goes out to everyone who supported Mother’s Day for Peace 2014 and helped us celebrate inspiring organizers, activists, artists and musicians in the community. Scroll down for a photo gallery and special videos for our award honorees. To learn more about the keynote speaker, artists, award honorees, emcee and the new Mother’s […]

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Georgia Women's Action for New Directions

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Atlanta, GA 30312

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