$10 Donation to Help Feed Women's Shelter Residents

Hope Alliance

Give as a Gift
Over 490 bought
Limited quantity available

In a Nutshell

Donations provide meals and snacks for women and their children living in an emergency domestic-violence shelter

The Fine Print

100% of donations go directly to Hope Alliance. Donations are automatically applied. See Grassroots FAQs that apply to this campaign. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Issue: Safe Housing for Domestic-Violence Survivors

One in four American women has experienced domestic violence at the hands of a spouse or partner, according to a 2000 report from the Centers for Disease Control. When abused women try to start a new life away from their abuser, they often need to find safe housing for themselves and their children. Shelters such as Hope Alliance offer stability for families during their stay by providing counseling and other resources, including warm, nutritious meals.

The Campaign: Feeding Women and Kids Living at the Shelter

All donations to this Grassroots campaign will be used by Hope Alliance to provide food to its shelter residents. This includes three warm, healthy meals per day for women and their children, plus snacks. For every $250 raised, Hope Alliance can feed all 35 of its residents for one week.

Hope Alliance

Originally founded as a rape-crisis center in 1984, Hope Alliance expanded its services to help survivors of domestic violence soon after. Along with providing legal assistance and victim's-rights education, Hope Alliance runs a 24-hour crisis hotline and emergency shelter. There, case managers work one-on-one with women and their kids, helping them plan for future stability while keeping them safe and fed. An on-staff children’s counselor provides special programming and therapy for kids who have witnessed or experienced abuse, and a community-outreach program helps educate the public about the prevention of domestic and sexual violence.

See how Groupon helps you discover local causes and lend a helping hand at the Groupon Grassroots blog.

Support great causes by giving back or paying it forward