Increasing Dollars for Domestic Violence: How Companies Can Do Right for Women and Girls

By Loribeth Weinstein, JWI Executive Director

This article was published on October 15, 2012 by RH Reality Check

As corporations expand their philanthropic giving, an epidemic that affects millions of American women is being pushed further out of sight. Domestic violence threatens the security of entire families and communities—and all too often costs women their safety and their lives. The economic toll exacted by domestic abuse on our social service systems, workplaces, and on law enforcement is in the billions. Yet less than one percent of company-sponsored foundations currently registered with the Foundation Center even list domestic violence as a field of interest…Read the full article at RH Reality Check

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