The SafeHouse Board of Directors thanks everyone who contributed to our Jan. 29 "Art, Wine & Cheese" event at Chloe Gallery, which raised more than $14,000 for SafeHouse.
See our event photo album.
Board photo (L to R): Event Co-Chair Gail Kennedy, Secretary Jim Fagler, Betsy Dodd, Event Co-Chair Carola Shepard, President Ada Chan, Doreen Der-McLeod, Clinical Manager Sarah Blaszczak, Treasurer Barry Hermanson.
The 10th Annual Charity Golf Tournament by the Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of Northern California and the San Francisco Air Cargo Association generated a record breaking $20,200 in donations for San Francisco SafeHouse this year. CBFANC President Debbie Edwards (right) and Vice President Colin McCarthy (left) presented the check to SafeHouse Interim Executive Director Janice Lee and Founder Glenda Hope this month.
This year's event was held Oct. 8 at Crystal Springs Golf Course in Burlingame. From 2009 to 2013, event proceeds totaling $63,000 were donated to SafeHouse.
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Rev. Glenda Hope, Founding Executive Director of SafeHouse for Women Escaping Prostitution, was honored as a Woman of Character, Courage and Commitment in a "Women Making History" ceremony March 4th sponsored by SF's Mayor, Board of Supervisors and Commission on the Status of
This ceremony brought together influential women from all over the city and shone a light on the incredible work women are doing for other women. Reverend Hope was there to receive her award from Supervisor John Avalos for her work with Network Ministries as well as SafeHouse.