Mary Kay Foundation Awards Shelton Domestic Violence Center $20,000
“The Mary Kay Foundation is committed to breaking the cycle of domestic violence.” said Anne Crew, Mary Kay Inc. Vice President of Government Relations and board member for The Mary Kay Foundation. “Through our grants, we honor and support shelter across the country that are having a profound impact for women and children in their communities. Since 2000, we have granted $31 million to help domestic violence shelter meet their critical needs and support their ongoing community efforts.”
About The Mary Kay Foundation
The Mary Kay Foundation was created in 1996, and its mission is two-fold: to fund research of cancers affecting women and to help prevent domestic violence while raising awareness of the issue. Since the Foundation’s inception, it has awarded nearly $31 million to shelters and programs addressing domestic violence prevention and more than $18 million to cancer researchers and related causes throughout the United States. To learn more about The Mary Kay Foundation, visit marykayfoundation.org or call 1-877-MKCARES (652-2737).
About Turning Pointe Domestic Violence Services
Turning Pointe Domestic Violence Services is one of the largest crisis shelters in Washington State, providing a minimum of 54 beds to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault/abuse, their children and their pets. We are dedicated to leading a diverse, coordinated community partnership to end domestic and sexual violence in Mason County. To learn more about Turning Pointe, visit turningpointe.org or call 360-426-1216.