PROTECTION FROM ABUSE

Community organization name

PROTECTION FROM ABUSE

Organization's website

HTTPS://Protectionfromabuse.org

Tell us a little more about this organization. Please include detailed ways in which this organization makes strides to make a positive impact in their community and what future goals are for this organization.

The organization provides free guidance and protective services to victims of domestic violence, human trafficking, stalking, sexual assault, and other violent crime. The organization’s goals are to build capacity and expand all services and programs nationally.

If selected as a winner, how will the $7,500 prize money be applied?

The organization will use the prize money to fund a new program - either a safe custody exchange program for domestic violence victims or a family mediation program which will seek to resolve grievances that are driving dangerous behaviors and potential violence.