December 14, 2011

Chrysalis Community Grant Recipients

Chrysalis is pleased to announce the recipients of our 2011 Community Partner Grants. All funding will be used for operations during the 2012 calendar year.

Bernie Lorenz Recovery
Halfway house providing support for women with substance abuse or mental health concerns

Children and Family Urban Ministries
Agency supporting working families and their children by providing quality out-of-school time programs, family-focused events, and daily meals

Dress for Success
Providing professional attire and career support to disadvantaged women seeking employment

Providing donated furniture and household goods to clients of domestic violence services

Hawthorn Hill, New Directions Shelter
Emergency shelter and transition to independent living for homeless mothers and children

Iowa Homeless Youth Center
Transitional shelter for pregnant and parenting young women and their children

L.U.N.A. (Latinas Unidas por un Neuveo Amanecer)
Agency serving Latina victims of domestic violence or sexual assault through counseling and advocacy

Young Women’s Resource Center
Organization providing an array of gender-specific programs for girls and young women from age 9 to 21

Youth Emergency Services and Shelter of Iowa (YESS)
Emergency shelter for newborn through age 17, providing counseling, stabilization, assessment, and a crisis nursery

We Learn Independence for Tomorrow (WeLIFT)
Providing support, resources, and employment assistance to unemployed and low-income residents of Warren County