SWT is generously giving to three lucky charities this year and you have the chance to help decide which one gets the grand prize. The charity with the most votes by December 29th, will win $5000 courtesy of SWT and the 2 runners up, will be given $500 each.
One of the charities is Southwest Crisis Services which is a local, charitable organization offering a Safe Shelter for women and their children, a confidential Crisis Help Line, and Community Outreach services.
Safe Shelter - a secure, confidential and welcoming transition home where women and children seeking freedom from abuse can live for approximately 4 weeks. In addition to shelter and meeting basic needs, staff are available 24 hours and offer emotional support, guidance, referrals, and advocacy.
Crisis Help Line – a confidential, toll free line that offers a listening ear and connection to helping resources 24/7.
Community Outreach - one-on-one, couple and group supportive counselling and empowerment programs for people of all ages and genders helping individuals and families to lead lives free of abuse as well as educational workshops and events focused on prevention.
Their Mission - To take action to prevent and alleviate violence and abuse by empowering people to be confident, knowledgeable about healthy relationships, and have the capacity to thrive.
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