Who We Are

We are a volunteer organization that supports the mission of A Woman’s Place by fundraising, assisting with community education about the needs of abused persons and their children, increasing awareness in the community about A Woman’s Place services, volunteering at A Woman’s Place and at support activities, honoring women who make a difference in Weld County.

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The Friends of a Woman’s Place is excited to announce the Outstanding Women of Weld County – 2020!

These six individuals were honored at our virtual event, Celebrating Women Gala October 24th  at the Colony Civic Center in Greeley.

Jacquie Bowen
Jacquie Bowen, O.D.—Business and Medical Professional Leader Owner and optometrist of See Life Family Vision Source, Greeley
Karen Giebler
Karen Giebler—Community Champion Greeley
Alexia Peake
Alexia Peake Inhulsen D.C.—Health and Wellness Entrepreneur Owner, Peake Wellness Center, Greeley
Brandi Nieto
Brandi Nieto, LLC—Advocate for Women and Children The Law Office of Brandi L. Nieto, LLC
Susie Velasquez
Susie Velasquez, LLC—Legal Services Grew up in Milliken. Now lives in Greeley
Lucie Wisehart
Lucie Wisehart—Community Volunteer LaSalle

Because of this event and with your support and the support of our community, A Woman’s Place was able to help 540 victims of domestic violence in Weld County last year (2019) a 15 percent increase from 2018. 

The 2020 Gala  marked our 27th year of recognizing outstanding women of Weld County. 

Outstanding Woman of Weld County nominees are honored for their extraordinary service, dedication and desire to make Weld County a better place for everyone.  


Your donation to a Woman’s Place can make a difference in the lives of women and children affected by domestic violence.

Click here to donate to the Woman’s Place 

Hear From the Women Supported by The Friends of a Woman's Place

 ​”Thank you for everything, for being there for me, when I was alone, in shock and in need of help. You all helped me heal and learn more about domestic violence. I appreciate all the help you gave to me. You are all very appreciated.”
 “This place saved my life and was a true blessing to me and my children’  
“You all made this traumatic part of my life easy to strengthen my self-worth and reminded me of the woman I know I can be and I will be and stay from this day forward. SKY’S THE LIMIT!!”

About the Woman's Place

A Woman’s Place is the only domestic violence service agency in Weld County. In addition to safe shelter services (most often for immediate safety needs), A Woman’s Place continues to provide a continuum of professional services for victims/survivors of domestic violence, both residential and nonresidential.

Friends of a Woman's Place Board Members

  • Beth Aleman
  • Heather Allen
  • Heather Bjorland
  • Robin Brewer
  • Sandy Bright
  • Colleen Callahan
  • Corny Dietz
  • Ashley Green
  • Myra Hanson
  • Ginny Hogan
  • Diane Heldt
  • Renee Jaccaud
  • Ronna Johnston
  • Christie Malnati
  • Juanita  Martinez-Rocha
  • Tess Malumphy
  • Sharon Mccabe
  • Diane Miller
  • Jean Morrell
  • Brandi Nieto
  • Carolyn Rainbolt
  • Zachary St. Aubyn
  • Sally Warde

Learn more about the service we proudly support

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The organization was founded as a crisis line in 1977 by a group of local men and women who recognized the need for intervention for victims of domestic violence in Weld County.