Independent Public Mission Schools

Georgian Court Obtains Grant to Address Domestic Abuse, Dating Violence

Providence House associate director Mary Pettrow

Georgian Court University and Providence House Domestic Violence Services of Catholic Charities are among the partners behind EMPOWER, a $299,000 federally funded grant program to coordinate efforts that address sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence and stalking. The grant was awarded through the Department of Justice Office of Violence Against Women (OVW), to a select group of campuses nationwide.