With nearly 600 domestic violence shelters from across the country applying for The Mary Kay Foundation (TMKF) shelter grants, our shelter, Sojourner House, has been named a 2017 recipient! Sojourner House has received a $20,000 unrestricted grant to further the Women’s Coalition of St. Croix’s efforts to combat domestic violence and provide rehabilitation services on St. […]
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January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. Yes, human trafficking happens in the USVI. Could you spot a victim of trafficking in a crowd? Probably not — victims may not look any different than anyone else you see every day. This video introduces you to the HHS Look Beneath the Surface campaign. Through […]
Title: Starry, Starry Night @ Cafe Christine Location: 6 Company Street – Apothecary Courtyard, Christiansted Description: Join us for a very special evening of fun under the stars, just for you! Enjoy special entertainment, including music by DJ Fyah Coral and a special performance by CoralFire, on Saturday, April 14th. You will be treated to a delectable, specially […]
From all of us to you and your loved ones.
Thank you for your commitment to making a positive difference in our world for 2017. All that you have shared and made possible in our community during this eventful year has impacted the lives of victims, survivors and families in need in lasting ways. Happy New Year! We look forward to a year of peace, […]
Dear Friends: This was a challenging year for our community. With all the highs and lows, I know for sure that we are resilient and generous. We look out for one another, and for that I am eternally grateful. Two Category 5 hurricanes in 12 days helped reinforce one’s core belief in the power of […]
Title: New Year’s Holiday – Offices and Stores Closed Description: Happy New Year to you and your loved ones. Our sites will be closed, but caring advocates are available for crisis intervention 24 hours a day, every day. Call our hotline, 340.773.9272. Date: 2018-01-01
The holidays are a time of love, friendship, fellowship and giving. Together, our community has risen above the many challenges we faced this year. You continue to inspire us, and for this we are truly grateful. Many in our community remain without physical security or shelter, due to the Category 5 hurricanes that affected our […]
A UN Report in 2015 stated that over three quarters of women online have experienced some form of cyber violence. Social networks can be awesome tools when used for good. Unfortunately cyberbullying and other types of violence are experienced way too often online. What would happen if that type of behavior was acted out in […]