Woman Within Central USA, Inc. is a non-profit organization that sponsors Woman Within Weekends and supports local communities affiliated with Woman Within in ten Midwestern states — Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, Tennessee and Wisconsin.

Woman Within Central USA is one of six regions which comprises the Woman Within Network. Central USA is the birthplace of Woman Within Weekends. We have been sponsoring Woman Within Weekends and building women’s communities since 1990.

The mission of Woman Within Central USAis to provide opportunities for women to heal and grow and own renewed empowerment in their lives.

We fulfill this mission in the following ways:

  • Offering Woman Within Weekends throughout Central USA. For a complete description of the Woman Within Weekend (including a downloadable version of the brochure) visit the Woman Within International website.
  • Supporting communities of Woman Within graduates to continue their growth and connection. Opportunities at the local level may include:
    Woman Within (Empowerment) Circles
    — Community Gatherings
    — Joint activities between Woman Within and Mankind Project
    — Leadership and service opportunities
  • Sponsoring additional programs, workshops and events within the region.
  • Providing preparation for Woman Within graduates to staff a Woman Within Weekend.
  • Resources:
    Woman to Woman Midwest Circle Workbook: Building Vibrant E-Circles
    — Suggested Reading List

Woman Within Central USAis more than a regional organization; we are a community of women who support and empower each other on our journeys of growth and wholeness.