How we are funded!

Our organization does not charge for any of our program services. We are fortunate to receive funding from many diversified areas.  The following represent our funding sources by amount categories. These may be grant funders, events, groups or individuals.

Fiscal Year July 2016 – June 2017

$100,000 and Above
Criminal Justice Coordinating Council – DV Shelter Grant
Criminal Justice Coordinating Council – VOCA (Victims of Crime Act)
Turner County Victim Assistance 5% Funds

$50,000 to $99,000
Tift County Victim Assistance 5% Funds
Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Funds

$20,000 to $49,999
Ashley’s Business Solutions – Mr. Ashley Johnson
Children’s Advocacy Centers of Georgia
Family Violence and Prevention Services Act (FVPSA) Grant
RCPCH Champions of Hope Sporting Clays Tournament
Worth County Victim’s Assistance 5% Funds

$3,000 to $19,999
Irwin County Victim’s Assistance 5% Funds
Georgia Crime Victims Compensation Program
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Event
Ms. Alice W. Rigdon

$1500 to $2999
Exchange for Change (Exchange Club of Tifton)
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church
Poker Run Benefit
Victory Baptist Church
Walmart Corporation for Pediatric SANE Program
Lennox International (Heatcraft) for Pediatric SANE Program
Tiftarea Physicians for Women
Sam Davis in Memory of J. Harvey Davis
Stafford Development Employees in Honor of DeNean Stafford, III

$1000 to $1499
Ocilla Baptist Church
Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Branch (Kathy)
Mrs. Janie Hopwood
Georgia Power Foundation for Pediatric SANE Program

$500 to $999
Tiftarea Antique Auto
First Baptist Church Women on Mission - Tifton
Griffin Lumber and Hardware
Lakeview Baptist Church
Tiftarea YMCA Polar Bear Plunge Event
United Methodist Women of Tifton’s First United Methodist Church
Ocilla’s 4th Street Design Ladies Night Out
Mrs. Sarah Powell
Mrs. Lavonne Chung

$200 to $499
Kiwanis Club of Tifton
Merle Bowen Sunday School Class
Gardeners Sunday School Class
Mt. Calvary United Methodist Church
Vanceville Congregational Christian Church
Peace Lutheran Church for Pediatric SANE Program
High Hill Baptist Church WMU
Waterloo Baptist Church for Pediatric SANE Program
Trinity Ladies Fellowship (Peace Lutheran Spring Rally)
Mrs. Nancy Scott
Mrs. Laurel Branch Lamb
Mrs. Kim Gilman in Honor of Lenwood Sutton

$100 to $199
Ocilla-Irwin County Chamber of Commerce
Ocilla Rotary Club
Joy Sunday School Class
Our Divine Savior Council of Catholic Women
Mrs. Susan Perlis
Mrs. Deborah Cohen
Genesis Baseball
Alfa Insurance – Christina Moore
DeNean Stafford, III in Memory of Ford Spinks
Paul Johnson in Memory of Jerry Mobley Cannon

$99 and Under
Red Hat Divas of Tifton
Mr. Paul E. Sumner
Mrs. Donna Morris
Mrs. Karol Pfister
Mrs. Beth Bowen
Mrs. Kay Bowen
Ms. Shaundra Clark
Mr. Thomas D. Fitzgerald for Pediatric SANE Project
Dorminy Development
Patricia Morgan in Memory of Lois Eugenia Ward Lynn
Rita Jones in Memory of Lois Eugenia Ward Lynn
Freedom Seekers Support Club for Pediatric SANE Project

Please note that these listed above do not include the many who donate through their volunteer hours and in-kind gifts. There are also events noted above that had many cash sponsors that made them a success. The generosity of our communities and government leaders who are committed to support those who are hurt by family violence and sexual assault keep our services going and growing, inspiring our staff and board to work harder to…


Stop the Hurt!






For help in a domestic violence crisis
CALL 1.800.33.HAVEN - (800.334.2836) or the Local 24/7 Hotline at 229.388.1541

For help in a sexual assault situation:
CALL 1.800.656.HOPE - (800.656.4673) or the Local 24/7 Hotline at 229.388.1541

To make a confidential child abuse report CALL 1.855.422.4453
Please call 911 in emergency situations