Asian American Domestic Abuse victims get some help

Wednesday, November 14, 2007

Through Verizon Wireless HopeLine grants, three San Francisco organizations working with domestic abuse victims in the Asian American community will be getting some extra needed help:

Verizon Wireless will mark the awarding of over $43,000 in grants through its HopeLine(R) Program with a ceremony honoring three San Francisco Bay Area community-based organizations working to aid victims of domestic violence and promote prevention awareness in the Asian-American community. San Francisco Police Chief, Heather Fong will assist in presenting the HopeLine awards to the Asian Women's Shelter, Asian Americans for Community Involvement and Chinese Community Health Resource Center at a ceremony on Tuesday, November 13, 2007 at R&G Lounge in San Francisco.

You can read more here about the grants and the organizations.