Fundraising 2017-11-28T09:15:39+00:00

2018 Women of Distinction Event:
The Countdown Begins!

After many years of absence, Women In Safe Homes has set a date to bring back Women of Distinction! This event will honor four women in Ketchikan’s community who have made significant differences in the lives of others. Women of Distinction is the main annual fundraiser for W.I.S.H., which is solely supported by revenue from fundraising, grants, donations and memberships. To help support this event or donate an item of value towards the events silent auction, please visit our Donation page or email Tickets are now available! Contact (907) 228-4083 or to purchase. You don’t want to miss this event!


2008 – Janet Duncan, Mimi Eddy, Bett Jakubek and Linda Schrack
2009 – Karen Eakes, Yvonne Watson, Kathy Fitzgerald, and Sher Schwartz
2010 – Marna Cessnun, Clara Diaz, Peggy Hovik, Cecilia Johnson and Jeanne Sande
2011 – Fay Freeman, Shellie Greaves, Gerry Knasiak, Mary Schultz and Romaine Thomas
2012 – Tris Nausid, Charlotte Glover, Elizabeth Nelson and Alma Parker

Introducing W.I.S.H. Special Occasion Cards

Make a donation to Women In Safe Homes, in your loved ones name today and W.I.S.H. will recognize their special day. Whether it be a birthday, anniversary or congratulations that is in order, W.I.S.H. is ready to wish them a happy and memorable day with a card from Staff & Board Members. Contact for more information. Requester must provide full name and address of recipient during order.

Choose Respect Sweatshirts

Women In Safe Homes is now selling their infamous Choose Respect Sweatshirts! They are available in sizes Small – XXXL. Sweatshirts are black, available with Blue (pictured) or Lavender writing. The sweatshirts back also bears Women In Safe Homes logo and name. Sweatshirts are available at the Women In Safe Home’s office. Contact for more information. Pricing is as follows:

Small – XL – $40.00
XXL & XXXL – $45.00

WISH Membership 25% Off!

November is the month to give thanks, and W.I.S.H. has a lot to be thankful for! We are thankful for our dedicated staff, dedicated Board of Directors, the amazing families we get to help rebuild, and most importantly: our community support. You got it, that means we are thankful for YOU! As a way of showing our appreciation, Women In Safe Homes would like to offer discounted membership for the whole month of November and December! Membership dues are 25% off beginning November 1st through December 31, 2017, and are good for one year. Help support W.I.S.H. today by joining! For more information and pricing please email