so they don't even have to be in shelter to receive assistance," says Suzi Pearson, executive director of AWAIC.
Besides monetary donations to shelters like AWAIC, Verizon provides cell phones to victims of domestic violence through its own program and partnerships.
In addition, Elena Lukina, a classical violinist and composer, "will be providing a special runway composition she is writing especially for MAJ Runway and AWAIC
," Andrews says.
Support includes AWAIC
benefit Ski 4 Women, Angel Tree
Community Involvement: United Way, Habitat for Humanity, AWAIC
and local chambers of commerce.
Community Involvement: CSS Charity Ball, Mayor's Ball, Museum Gala, Covenant House, AWAIC
, EVA Foundation and other functions in the Anchorage community
Presented by AWAIC
(Abused Women'sAid in Crisis Inc.
One innovative way donors are contributing to AWMC, Cordell says, is through "community-driven events," a fundraising trend where members of the community host their own fundraising events, then send AWAIC
Community Involvement: Anchorage Rotary Club member, Ski for Women, AWAIC