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A History of Racial Injustice

This Month in History Friendship Home is proud to feature the Equal Justice Initiatives new digital experience of  A History of Racial Injustice that highlights events on this day in history as a set of tools for learning more about...

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Stuff the Bus

Thank you to our generous Stuff the Bus supporters for helping us “stuff” our virtual StarTran bus with critical supplies! These donations will allow families served at Friendship Home to receive the everyday essential items they need while rebuilding their...

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Give to Lincoln Day

Thank you friends and neighbors for your support of Friendship Home through Give to Lincoln Day 2020! Between May 1st and May 28th, donations to Friendship Home will help provide shelter and services for the over 1500 domestic violence victims and their children we serve...

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Virtual Stuff the Bus

Make a Donation Today! Please join us here Monday, July 27th through Sunday, August 2nd. Friendship Home, Alpha Media, StarTran are partnering again for the 21st Annual Stuff the Bus starting July 27th. Stuff the Bus will be a virtual...

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Sonja’s Story

Sonja checked into shelter with her three children. She had worked as a CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) for a few years after her marriage but NEVER had access to her paycheck or to what she presumed was a joint bank...

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We are Still Providing Services!

In this time of social distancing, when most of us are finding comfort and safety at home, there are some that don’t find their home safe. Unfortunately domestic violence doesn’t stop for COVID-19, and may often escalate during additional stress. ...

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2020 Stuff the Bus Postponed

In our continued efforts to respond proactively to the COVID-19 concerns, we are postponing “Stuff the Bus” that was scheduled for April 4th and 5th. “Stuff the Bus” is a critical event for Friendship Home providing much needed items for...

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Safe Quarters 2019 Raises over $110,000

On October 6th, over one hundred twenty teams of volunteers went door-to-door collecting financial contributions for Friendship Home from houses in the Lincoln, Hickman and Waverly. This year, $110,284 was raised for victims of domestic violence! Thank you to all...

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Power & Control Wheel

Physical and sexual assaults, or threats to commit them, are the most apparent forms of domestic violence and are usually the actions that allow others to become aware of the problem. However, regular use of other abusive behaviors by the...

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