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Doug Schoenberg, Co-Founder and CEO of SofterWare, Inc., recently provided a challenge match through the Schoenberg Family Charitable Fund as an incentive to help Women Against Abuse gain new monthly donors.
Sheila arrived at the Women Against Abuse Emergency Shelter after waking up in a hospital emergency room.
“We were just a couple trying to make a relationship work,” reflected Laticia.
Sara* was a victim of domestic violence who transformed into a strong and capable mother with support from Women Against Abuse.
When a survivor's child was in trouble, Beth Huffman helped organize a press conference to get the story out on behalf of Women Against Abuse's Legal Center.
Allison* cringed at her reflection in the mirror as she gently dabbed concealer over the bruises circling her eye.
Alyssa* had been living with her parents and was restricted to a wheelchair due to under-developed limbs.
Doreen Davis is a longtime supporter of Women Against Abuse who has used her expertise in traditional labor law to assist WAA for over two decades.
Renee Norris Jones experienced 7 years of domestic violence at a time when few resources existed to help victims escape abuse.
The Women’s Dining Circle of Overbrook Presbyterian Church knows how to make fundraising down right fun. In January, the Dining Circle hosted a dinner that raised over $1,200 for Women Against Abuse.
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