Lubbock, Texas June 9th, 2016 – Women’s Protective Services of Lubbock announced a continued partnership with The Texas Bar Foundation to help domestic violence victims gain healing and safety. The new $5,000 Grant Donation from The Texas Bar Foundation will expand and enhance WPS’s Community Outreach.
WPS is excited to announce that it has received a grant award in the amount of $5,000 from The Texas Bar Foundation. The award will be used to support our Domestic Violence Community Outreach Campaign and elicit structured public service messaging in order to empower the victims of Domestic Violence in Lubbock and the surrounding communities. WPS commends The Texas Bar Foundation for their continued support of WPS and the battered women, children, and men we serve.
Quoting WPS Executive Director, Jason Henry, the Texas Bar Foundation has an impeccable record for public support and dedicated care for individuals and families in Lubbock and the surrounding areas. “The Texas Bar Foundation are renowned in West Texas for their commitment to community service and steadfast dedication to helping others overcome challenging hardship. We are proud to have them on board to once again help us raise funds to benefit West Texas victims of Domestic Violence and win the war against abuse.’’
About Women’s Protective Services
Women’s Protective Services of Lubbock, Inc. (WPS) is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization specializing in advocacy for adult victims and their children who have experienced Domestic Violence. WPS has been serving Lubbock, TX and the surrounding communities since 1978. Women’s Protective Services is a community based program supported by volunteers. The services provided at WPS are free and confidential. Services are available without regard to race, sex, handicap, national origin, color, religion, sexual orientation, or income. Our purpose and objectives are to provide a safe environment, offer community education, prevention, rehabilitation of violent family members, encourage transition to self-sufficiency and to advocate for the prevention and elimination of family violence. Visit www.wpslubbock.org for more information.
About The Texas Bar Foundation
Since its inception since 1965, the Texas Bar Foundation has awarded more than $16 million in grants to law-related programs. Supported by members of the State Bar of Texas, the Texas Bar Foundation is the nation’s largest Charitably-funded bar foundation. The Texas Bar Foundation solicits charitable contributions and provides funding to enhance the rule of law and the system of justice in Texas, especially for programs that relate to legal assistance for the underserved; the administration of justice; ethics in the legal profession; the encouragement of legal research; publications and forms; and education of the third branch of government.