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January 2013

Budget cuts: Non-profits must do more with less

Shreveport, LA (The Times) January 8, 2013

Domestic violence shelters across Louisiana, such as Providence House, will bear the brunt of Gov. Bobby Jindal’s latest budget cuts.

Budget cuts hurt domestic violence shelters

Shreveport, LA (KSLA) January 4, 2013

"We just have to learn to do more with less," says Providence House Director Simone Hennessee.

December 2012

Local non-profits struggled for dollars in 2012

Shreveport, LA (The Times) December 31, 2012

Shreveport-Bossier City nonprofits delivered their services in 2012 with fewer dollars in a time of greater need.

February 2011

Fundraiser will raise money for Providence house program

Bossier City, LA (Bossier Press Tribune)  February 24, 2011

Project Princess is a fundraiser that the Horseshoe Casino and Hotel HERO team, a community volunteer team, is doing for the Providence House while also giving local girls the opportunity to purchase an affordable gown.

December  2010

Medistar Home Health Sponsors Christmas Food Drive

Dallas, TX (Vocus/PRWEB) December 30, 2010
Medistar Home Health, a home health provider in Louisiana, is proud to have participated in The Providence House’s Christmas food drive for needy families in the Shreveport and Bossier area.

September 2010

White House adviser speaks at domestic violence luncheon
Shreveport Times
"The White House Adviser on Domestic Violence Lynn Rosenthal thanked Louisiana for its efforts to reduce domestic violence Wednesday, but said there’s still a long way to go before the problem is solved."

August  2010

Renesting Project helps with transition to new home
Shreveport Times
"Then there was the Fuller Center and now the Providence House." Sabrina Ruano, 24, knows first-hand how helpful the project can be. ...

Domestic abuse homicides on the rise in Caddo Parish
Police took her boyfriend to jail, and she went to the Providence House. Now, almost a week later, the bruises have started to fade, but the emotional pain ...


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