October 15, 2007
Verizon is providing $145,000 in grants to 19 domestic violence organizations across Virginia.
The announcement was made in Richmond on Monday at a summit
on domestic violence organized by Attorney General Bob McDonnell. The summit features panel discussions on issues ranging from intervention and prevention to the justice system.
The Verizon grants include $20,000 each for training for a child abuse prevention program at Norfolk Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters and Arlington's Doorways for Women and Families, to expand awareness programs at two local high schools and two