Grant Awarded to New Shelter Building Project

Green Hill's Women's Shelter is proud to receive a $10,000 grant from the Union Pacific Railroad Foundation.    The grant was written specifically for the building project to construct a new facility in Trenton, MO.    Thank you Lindsey and Union Pacific Railroad!    We are so grateful for this gift! [caption id="attachment_871" align="alignleft" width="4184"] Pictured Left to Right: Rex Ross, GHWS Board Member; Dave Bain, GHWS Board Member; Barb Spencer, GHWS Volunteer; Lindsey M Douglas, Union Pacific Railroad; Jenna Johnson, Day Advocate; Tammy Taylor, Program Director; Mary Cabral, Evening Advocate[/caption]
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Save the date!

Mean Bean Toss Tournament

When:  June 17, 2017 @ 2pm   Where: Black Silo Winery

Sponsored by Green Hills Women’s Shelter Hosted by Trenton Hy-Vee Come out and enjoy an afternoon of fun, food, and prizes! Fees: Non Sponsored Teams: $30.00 Board Sponsorship's: $250.00 Sponsorship includes 1 toss board, 2 free team entries, media advertising for your business Team Prizes: 1st Place $200.00,   2nd Place $150.00,    3rd Place $100.00   Sign up and registration information coming soon! Questions:       Dave Bain       Hy-Vee Wine & Spirits          660-359-2278 Rex Ross         Trenton Police Station           660-359-5557 All proceeds go to Green Hills Women’s Shelter and are tax deductible.
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In Her Shoes Simulation Now Available

  We now offer group presentations entitled 'In Her Shoes' a revolutionary community education tool, In Her Shoes is designed for learning about domestic violence. Participants move, do, think and experience the lives of battered women. This version is the original simulation, which is great for educating a broad range of community and professional groups and can be facilitated in sessions of one to two hours.    If you are interested in us coming to facilitate a simulation with your community group please contact either of our shelter sites, we would be happy to come into your work place, community group, church, or classroom to provide these priceless teaching opportunities. We are also offering the classroom edition is designed to be used with teens – the original version is designed to be used with people who interact with teens (counselors, teachers, parents, etc.).
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Grant Awarded

Union Pacific Railroad provides donation to our program union pacific railroad 6500. We would like to say a special THANK YOU to Union Pacific Railroad and their generous support of our organization! We are so grateful for your continued support of our work with domestic and sexual violence survivors!!!!   Pictured Above left to right:  Lindsey Douglas, Director of public Affairs with Union Pacific Railroad, Laurie Stevenson, Shelter Coordinator, Jenna Johnson, Case Manager Advocate / Volunteer Coordinator, and Rex Ross, Board Member.
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Grant Awarded to Green Hills Women’s Shelter

[caption id="attachment_180" align="aligncenter" width="300"]SONY DSC Pictured Above: Ellen Hamilton, Specialized Victim's Advocate and Cathie Smith, Board President[/caption]   The Union Pacific Railroad and Barnes Baker Motors of Trenton teamed up to provide a solution to the transportation problems of the Green Hills Women’s Shelter.  Barnes Baker Motors of Trenton provided a late model Ford Freestyle to the Shelter and accepted the Union Pacific Grant of $5000.00 designated for Shelter transportation needs. The Freestyle will be used to transport domestic violence and sexual assault victims to court proceedings, job interviews, medical appointments and other direct service needs. We thank the Union Pacific Railroad and Barnes Baker Motors of Trenton for their support of the Green Hills Women’s Shelter. Pictured with the car above is Ellen Hamilton, Shelter Victim’s Advocate and Cathie Smith, Shelter Board President.
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