A Window Between Worlds

Amount: 
$20,000
Year: 
2015
Field of Interest: 
Domestic & Sexual Violence Prevention and Support
Program Name: 
Adult Windows
Grant Type: 
General Community
Organization Description: 

Founded in 1991, A Window Between Worlds (AWBW) is dedicated to using art as a healing tool to empower and transform individuals and communities impacted by violence and trauma. Its art programs allow individuals to express and release feelings, process traumatic experiences, enable post-traumatic growth, and increase resiliency. In addition to its process work, AWBW provides comprehensive leadership training to shelter staff and volunteers and participates in community engagement to raise awareness.

Grant Purpose: 

Adult Windows provides therapeutic art intervention workshops for survivors of domestic and sexual violence and to provide training and support for new program leaders.

Our Adult Windows program provides art intervention services to survivors of domestic violence and other forms of trauma, helping them create more independent, violence-free lives.

Cathy Salser
Executive Director, A Window Between Worlds