Projects We Support

State Projects:

GFWC Signature Project:  Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention

Prevent Child Abuse America http://preventchildabuse.org/ the leading national, not-for-profit organization whose mission is to increase awareness and to prevent the abuse and neglect to our nation’s children.

Currently we give birthday bags to children in the domestic assault shelters, donate used cell phones for use by women in abuse situations, donate funds to GFWC Survivor’s Scholarship Fund, donate clothing to Aid to Victims of Domestic Assault and purchase Pinwheels  to participate in “Prevent Child Abuse in America’s Pinwheels for Prevention” campaign.

GFWC Florida President’s Project:  Hacienda Girls Ranch

Hacienda Girls Ranch operating under auspices of Children’s Home Society of Florida, provides a safe haven for 15 abused, neglected and/or abandoned girls ages 12-17.  Individual shelter for children in need is also provided through foster care homes.  For older teen and young adult women who are low-income and or have aged out of foster care system, a transitional living program to help them begin their adult lives and learn to be independent.

Our projects for Hacienda have included providing gift cards for the girls, donating kitchen and household items for the girls transitioning to independent living, creating gift bags to be auctioned to raise money and the visiting the facility.

Other Projects We Support

HOBY Youth Leadership – http://www.hoby.org/
Kind News Program for Education – http://www.humanesociety.org/news/magazines/kind_news/
UNICEF – https://www.unicef.org.uk/
Operation Smile – http://www.operationsmile.org/
Boggie Creek Camp – http://www.boggycreek.org/
Canine Companions for Independence – http://www.cci.org/
Sew Much Comfort – http://www.sewmuchcomfort.org/
United States Service Organization – https://secure.uso.org/
Wreaths Across America – http://www.wreathsacrossamerica.org/