Ending Domestic Violence
Inspire Survivors to Pursue Their Dreams
According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, women often return to an abusive partner due to financial dependency.
Between 94-99% of domestic violence survivors have also experienced economic abuse. NCADV
Live Your Dream: Education & Training Awards for Women gives survivors financial resources to improve their education, skills, and employment prospects—thereby leading to greater autonomy over their economic and social well-being.
How You Can Help
Contact local family shelters in your community about the Live Your Dream Awards!Take Action
- A link to a directory of domestic violence shelters
- A drafted, customizable email to send to shelter contacts (this can also serve as a script for a quick phone call!)
From Abused to Empowered
Awarded $15,000 in Educational Grants
The Live Your Dream Awards empowered Rebecca to graduate with her bachelor's degree in social work. She now uses her degree to assist homeless families and survivors of domestic violence.Read Her Full Story