Domestic Violence Action Coalition
Alice Slaughter and Kim Plater
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Open House and Potluck Celebration
for our agencies that provide survivor services in the field of violence prevention.

Doors will open at 11:00 and you are welcome to come with food to share and donations. Come with partying in mind because partying and celebrating is what we do!

New Items

Toys (ages 1 – 18)
Books (0 – 18)
Colorful Socks
Slippers and/or decorative flip flops
Coloring Books
Colored Pens/Pencils/Crayons

Key Chains
Baby Items (Clothes, Blankets, Lotions, Wipes, Bottles, Bibs)
Mother’s Gifts (Perfumes, Powder, Makeup, Brushes/combs)
Household Items (Paper towels, Toilet paper, cleansers, soap, kitchen towels, sanitary items)

New or Slightly Used Items
Wheeled Suitcases
Alarm Clocks
Wallets/Coin Purses

Cash Donations
You are welcome to donate cash. You can designate that DVAC purchase particular items for the families or you can designate that the money be shared with the agencies we service. Checks should be made to CWC DVAC.

Agencies receiving assistance from DVAC
Project Sister Family Services (Child Abuse and Sexual Assault)
House of Ruth (Domestic Violence Shelter)
YWCA WINGS (Domestic Violence Shelter)
McGill House (Homeless/Domestic Violence)
Crossroads (Shelter from Women from Prison/Domestic Violence)
GFWC (Domestic Violence Scholarships)
Emergency Assistance for victims and survivors
Covina Woman’s Club

DVAC also provides items to other shelters and agencies as they are requested, depending on need. They also provide training opportunities for DVAC members.

All items and cash donated are distributed to victims, survivors, and service providers. There are no overhead expenses for DVAC.