2021 Grant Awards
CASA – $17,500
(Court Appointed Special Advocates) CASA of Jackson County mission is to promote the best interest of abused, neglected, and vulnerable children who are wards of the court and to promote community responsibility for reduction of child abuse and neglect.
Children’s Advocacy Center of Jackson County - $12,500
(Children’s Advocacy Center of Jackson County) CAC meets the needs of children and families in our community by providing a child-focused center that facilitates a compassionate multidisciplinary approach to the prevention, treatment, identification, investigation, and prosecution of child abuse.
Community Works Dunn House/Victim Services - $115,000 General Fund & $25,000 To Capital Building Campaign
Community Works, Dunn House and Victim Services offer safe refuge and support services for women and children who survive domestic violence. Services include 24-hour crisis intervention and shelter service, peer counseling and support, court advocacy, and non-violent parenting techniques.
Domestic Violence Foundation - $25,000
The Domestic Violence Foundation supports women and their families at a time of urgent need. The women are referred by community agencies and Dunn House for funding when all other resources are exhausted.
Family Nurturing Center - $10,000
Family Nurturing Center is Jackson County’s Children’s Crisis Relief Nursery providing two therapeutic preschools that help children heal from emotional trauma and learn how to build trust and attachment with adults.
Medford School District 549C- Project Dove - $10,000
Project Dove focuses on the prevention of domestic violence by intervening in children’s destructive behavior and educating them while they are still young and impressionable.