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Land O’Lakes Awarded DVSCP with $5K to Fix Emergency Shelter

By | 2019-12-04T14:18:30-05:00 December 4th, 2019|Categories: News|

Carlisle, PA – December 4, 2019:  Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties (DVSCP) was awarded a $5,000 grant from the Land O’Lakes Foundation. This money will go towards renovations necessary to keep the agency’s Emergency Shelter safe and operable for those seeking refuge from violent homes. Tasks include repairing or replacing 45 shelter windows, […]

DVAM: What You Should Know

By | 2019-10-14T09:25:41-05:00 October 14th, 2019|Categories: News|

Author: Bonnie Fowler, DVSCP Founding Mother

As we turn the pages in our calendars, or scroll down on our devices, this new month holds special meaning for those who work on behalf of victims of domestic violence, their children, their friends and family members.  Each October we come together to grieve the lost lives of victims and to […]

GB Stuart Foundation Donates $25k for Vital Shelter Repairs

By | 2019-08-21T11:16:31-05:00 August 21st, 2019|Categories: News|

Carlisle, PA – August 21, 2019:  The GB Stuart Foundation recently awarded a $25,000 grant to Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties (DVSCP) for a two-part shelter structural improvement project. Tasks being funded include repairing or replacing 45 shelter windows, as well as repairing and replacing portions of the exterior, which have begun to […]

St. John’s Episcopal Awards DVSCP with $10k for Vital Shelter Repairs

By | 2019-07-31T09:04:33-05:00 July 31st, 2019|Categories: News|

Carlisle, PA – August 1, 2019:  Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties (DVSCP) was chosen to receive a grant from St. John’s Episcopal Church in Carlisle, PA.  This year, the church decided to allocate annual funds to nonprofit organizations serving the need of shelter within the greater Carlisle area.  As the sole provider of […]

DVSCP AWARDED $10,000 FROM EXCHANGE CLUB OF CARLISLE

By | 2019-07-30T08:34:16-05:00 July 30th, 2019|Categories: News|

Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties (DVSCP) was awarded $10,000 from The Exchange Club of Carlisle.  This is the second year DVSCP was selected as the recipient of this generous donation. The Exchange Club chose DVSCP to assist with its child abuse prevention efforts throughout Cumberland and Perry Counties.

The Exchange Club of Carlisle was formed […]

DVSCP AWARDED $9,000 GRANT FROM BALZEREIT

By | 2019-07-30T08:33:20-05:00 July 30th, 2019|Categories: News|

Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties (DVSCP) was awarded a $9,000 grant from the Betty and Leo Balzereit Foundation.  Balzereit’s mission is to help alleviate the pain, neglect, and isolation that abused women and children as well as the homeless face. This grant will support DVSCP’s emergency shelter, which serves women, children, and men […]

The Purple Ribbons of October…

By | 2018-10-10T08:38:51-05:00 October 10th, 2018|Categories: News|

October 10, 2018.

Written by: DVSCP Founding Mother and first Executive Director Bonnie Fowler.

For more than 30 years, the bold, beautiful colors of October have been linked with the deep, rich purple of ribbons that symbolize the observance of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). Every October, in communities throughout the United States, purple DVAM ribbons are […]

DVSCP Earns Gold Seal

By | 2018-07-03T07:09:49-05:00 July 3rd, 2018|Categories: News|

Carlisle, PA – July 3, 2018: DVSCP was recently recognized for our transparency with a 2018 Gold Seal on our GuideStar Nonprofit Profile! GuideStar is the world’s largest source of information on nonprofit organizations. More than 8 million visitors per year and a network of 200+ partners use GuideStar data […]

DVSCP Awarded $10k Grant from Diocese of Harrisburg

By | 2018-07-03T06:44:41-05:00 July 3rd, 2018|Categories: News|

Carlisle, PA – July 2, 2018:  Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties (DVSCP) was awarded a $10,000 grant from The Diocese of Harrisburg through its Matthew 25 Collection for food, clothing, and shelter. The grant will support DVSCP’s emergency shelter, which serves women, children, and men who […]

The Kids Trust Awards $3,500 Grant to DVSCP

By | 2018-06-21T10:22:18-05:00 June 21st, 2018|Categories: News|

Carlisle, PA – June 21, 2018:  Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties (DVSCP) is pleased to announce it received a $3,500 grant from The Kids Trust. The grant was awarded to support DVSCP’s children and youth programs and advocacy services.

The Kids Trust was created by, and in memory […]