"The courageous families we serve thank the Lady Lions for their commitment to a healthier community," stated Sue Kimball, Executive Director of the Erin Kimball Foundation, The $500 gift will provide 50 nights of shelter in an apartment setting for homeless survivors of family violence.
Founded in 2002 by Sue and Don Kimball, the Erin Kimball Memorial Foundation provides transitional housing for families fleeing from domestic violence and directs them towards ending the cycle. It’s program provides housing assistance, allowing a time frame to gain emotional and financial stability in a safe environment. It helps these families create a safety plan, provide life and job skills training and refers them to many great community organizations where they can gain additional assistance. It believes in personal advocacy and each family’s right to choose their own directions through self-empowerment.