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Partnership Against Domestic Violence

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THE STORY:

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For more than 40 years, PADV, the largest nonprofit domestic violence organization in Georgia, has provided professional, compassionate, and empowering support to battered women and their children in metro Atlanta. PADV began as an all-volunteer agency in 1975 and incorporated in 1977. Today the agency has 38 full- and part-time staff with an administrative office and two 24-hour emergency safe houses in Fulton and Gwinnett Counties.  

24-Hour Crisis Line
The crisis line is oftentimes the only link to safety available for battered women and their children. The crisis line provides safety planning, information, and support to callers in immediate danger, and to those with questions about people who may be battered. Additionally, the crisis line offers referrals to community resources available throughout the state of Georgia.

Emergency Safe Houses
PADV operates two emergency safe houses, one in Fulton County and the other in Gwinnett County, to provide a haven for women and their children during crisis. During their stay, women and their children receive assistance with legal advocacy, support groups, clothing, food, and referrals for housing, childcare, transportation and job opportunities.

Children and Youth Program
PADV provides a comprehensive program to help children deal with their feelings about domestic violence. It becomes a safe place where young people can share their feelings individually and with each other. Through an outstanding curriculum, the program emphasizes education and recreational activities.

Community-Based Services
PADV provides an array of community-based services. These services are available for survivors who may not need safe house-based services but do need other resources which help them in their quest to live violence free.

Supportive Housing Program
The Supportive Housing Program is designed to assist battered women in their efforts to gain independence from their abusers. Specifically, the program offers rental, utility, childcare, employment, legal, and educational financial assistance as well as transitional housing to battered women working to live independently.

Legal Advocacy
These services include preparing temporary protection orders, assisting clients in completing necessary paperwork, and advocating for the domestic violence survivor in the intimidating and complex judicial system.

Teen Dating Violence Prevention Program
Partnering with local schools and youth serving organizations, PADV is implementing a teen dating violence curriculum that increases their knowledge of non-violence conflict resolution, communication, and problem solving skills.

Outreach to the Community-At-Large
Education is the key to ending domestic violence. Battering is a serious crime and should not be ignored. PADV offers programs to educate police officers, judges, hospitals, businesses, legislators, child protection agencies, clergy, schools, the business community, and media about the issue of domestic violence and the toll it exacts on society.
 

$885

MONEY RAISED
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  • Lisa Patterson

    $40

  • Nabil Ahmed

    $100

  • Vimal Parker

    $40

  • Stephen Eighmey

    $100

  • Xiaona Hu

    $40

  • Ryan Crosby

    $20

  • Slalom Atlanta Employee

    $40

  • Alison Lowry

    $40

  • Ronak Pattani

     

  • Nichole Lee

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Kristen O

     

  • Kimberly Morton

    $25

  • Anonymous

     

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Dave Tangren

    $25

  • JonesFoster Family

    $50

  • Theo and Chrisoula Samouris

    $50

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The Team: $3,268 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

Anne Bowen-Long

Amount Raised

$900

 

18% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Slalom Atlanta

Amount Raised

$885

Fundraiser Title

Partnership Against Domestic Violen...

Amount Raised

$815

 

4% Raised of $20,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Termica Lucas

Amount Raised

$125

 

13% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Ritta Garnett

Amount Raised

$123

 

12% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Zaneta Daniels

Amount Raised

$100

 

10% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Ellen Mazer

Amount Raised

$100

Fundraiser Title

Cessaly Hutchinson

Amount Raised

$50

 

1% Raised of $5,000 Goal

Donor Comments

Theo and Chrisoula Samouris

Theo and Chrisoula Samouris

DONATION: $50

2 years ago

JonesFoster Family

JonesFoster Family

DONATION: $50

2 years ago

Dave Tangren

Dave Tangren

DONATION: $25

2 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $50

2 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

2 years ago

Kimberly Morton

Kimberly Morton

DONATION: $25

2 years ago

Kristen O

Kristen O

2 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $50

2 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $50

2 years ago

Nichole Lee

Nichole Lee

DONATION: $100

2 years ago