Social Services Grants




Bethany House Abuse Shelter

Used to pay rent and security and utility deposits for domestic violence victims


Big Sandy Area Child Advocacy Center*

Physician recruitment and training, lab fees and advocate follow-up


Henderson Settlement School*

Support staff salaries for Frakes Daycare Center



General support for the Women’s Emergency Support Center, a homeless shelter for women and women with children


Pike County Domestic Violence Board*

General support for Safe Place, a domestic violence shelter


School Sisters of St. Francis*

Used for benefits subsidies for the four Sisters of the order providing direct service in Kentucky and West Virginia


Step by Step, Inc.

Support the Big Ugly (WV) Community Center’s Front Porch Project


St. Vincent Mission

Salary support for social services coordinator


The Children’s Center of the Cumberlands

Support the services of a sexual assault nurse examiner


Union Church Mission Board*

Women’s Industrial Program


                                                                   Total  $141,000

*Appalachian Fund Affiliate