Gift from the DaVita Way of Giving

DaVita_Award.jpg

Left to right: Carmen Berry, Facility Administrator; Bonnie Plude, Dietitian; Valerie Cox, Administrative Assistant; Vicki White and Betsy Nore, CBWP; Tanya DePeiza, Social Worker; and Aona Anderson, RN

Recently we were honored with a gift of $1,000 from the DaVita Dialysis Center in Country Club Hills, Illinois. DaVita Healthcare Partners, Inc. is a leading provider of kidney care services. Through the annual DaVita Way of Giving, DaVita clinical facilities across the country are empowered to choose non-profit organizations in their communities to receive charitable contributions.

We receive hundreds of letters each month from incarcerated women requesting books and blank journals. As word spreads and the need continues to grow, the volume of letters increases too. This generous donation will let us mail hundreds of more packages of books and blank journals more quickly.

Thank you to everyone at DaVita on behalf of the women we serve.

Advertisements

1,723 packages so far in 2017!

That's 1,513 packages of books and 210 blank journals—and counting. In 2016 we sent 3,901 packages (3,310 packages of books and 591 blank journals). Many thanks to all our supporters! (updated April 23, 2017)

Donate quickly and easily

We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All or part of your gift may be tax-deductible as a charitable contribution.

Help us fill special requests

Learn what we're looking for now (updated April 20, 2017)

• Check out our Amazon Wish List
(and feel free to use it at other stores)

Follow us on Twitter

Error: Twitter did not respond. Please wait a few minutes and refresh this page.


%d bloggers like this: