Frances Hollis Brain Foundation awards $5,000 grant

The Frances Hollis Brain Foundation Fund awarded a $5,000 grant to serve 200 participants in the Bluegrass region with financial education classes and credit counseling. The fund was established to honor the lifetime legacy of giving by David and Frances Brain of Lexington KY. “We are grateful to receive this second grant from the Brain family;” said Mary O’Doherty; “They are filling a vital need so DV survivors can attend these classes by providing meals, child care, transportation and credit reports.”

Verizon awards $20,000 to Economic Empowerment Program

Verizon awarded a $20,000 grant to KCADV’s Economic Empowerment program. Since 2009, Verizon has been a supporter of KCADV’s innovative approaches to economic empowerment for survivors. This year’s grant will support financial education for more than 2,000 DV survivors in Kentucky.


Republic Bank supports KCADV microloan program

Pictured: John Davis, Republic Bank and Andrea Miller, KCADV

2017 Economic Empowerment Program Annual Report released

Three years ago, Heather Wyatt, a new mom and highschool dropout, fled Virginia to escape an abusive partner. She didn't know where to go, only that she had to get away. She and her 6-month-old son, Jaxon, ended up couch surfing in Glasgow at the homes of an aunt and a friend. 

Allstate Foundation Partners with Domestic Violence Shelters to Teach Financial Independence

Allstate agent, Christopher Whitehead, reviews financial literacy curriculum with a survivor of domestic violence at Women's Crisis Center in Covington, KY

Thank You Wells Fargo Housing Foundation

Wells Fargo Housing Foundation (WFHF) announced a $5,000 grant to continue support for KCADV's homebuyer education for domestic violence survivors. WFHF has been a loyal donor to KCADV since 2011.