“The Domestic Violence Resource Center says that 1 in 4 women has experienced domestic violence in her lifetime. Estimates range from 960,000 incidents of violence against a current or former spouse, boyfriend or girlfriend to 3 million women who are physically abused by their husbands or boyfriends per year.”
You can help
In honor of National Women’s History Month, The Horseheads Shopper, The Leader, The Steuben Courier Advocate, and The Chronicle Express will be collecting: feminine products, toilet paper, hand sanitizer, over the counter pain relief medications, and cleansing wipes. These items will be distributed to local charities and shelters to distribute.
Help local women and girls get the supplies they need.
Please drop off donations Monday-Friday, from 8:30AM-5:00PM at The Leader, The Steuben Courier or The Chronicle Express offices throughout the month of March.
Questions or looking for ways to get involved? Call 607-936-4651 ext. 339 or email firstname.lastname@example.org