Social Services Grants

Provider

Grant

Amount

Bethany House Abuse Shelter

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

$20,000

Big Sandy Area Child Advocacy Center*

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

$12,000

Henderson Settlement School*

Support staff salaries for Frakes Daycare Center

$25,000

KCEOC

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

$10,000

Pike County Domestic Violence Board*

General support for Safe Place, a domestic violence shelter

$25,000

School Sisters of St. Francis*

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

$10,000

Step by Step, Inc.

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

$10,000

St. Vincent Mission

Salary support for social services coordinator

$5,000

The Children’s Center of the Cumberlands

Support the services of a sexual assault nurse examiner

$15,000

Union Church Mission Board*

Women’s Industrial Program

$9,000

                                                                   Total  $141,000

*Appalachian Fund Affiliate