Mattapoisett nonprofit founder wins award

Dec 10, 2019

NEW BEDFORD – Project Wheel House has been bringing yoga and meditation to The Women’s Center for over two years. On Sept. 17 The Women’s Center awarded Project Wheel House Founder Jessica Webb and Yoga Instructor Sandra Orr for the work they have done to empower women.

Both nonprofits are dedicated to helping those who are struggling find a path to empowerment, dignity, and self-worth. The Women’s Center was the first organization that Project Wheel House partnered with, and it has been a relationship that has grown and flourished ever since.

Accepting the award on behalf of founder Jessica Webb, board secretary Nancy Webb noted that, “Project Wheel House is indebted to the Women’s Center for allowing us to reach out with our mission to provide proven mind and body programs, in an effort to reduce the harmful effects of stress, anxiety, and trauma in our community.”

To learn more about how Project Wheel House’s mission and programs, visit its website at