LAWS (the Loudoun Abused Women’s Shelter) opened in March 1985 to provide temporary emergency shelter, food and emotional support to women and their children who were escaping domestic violence and abuse. Currently LAWS offers a wide range of direct services to more than 1,500 Loudoun County, Virginia citizens annually.
Prevention and education programs are presented throughout . . . → Read More: About LAWS
These items are needed for the LAWS/LCSJ Office and our community service programs
Pocket calendars/planners Home Depot Gift Cards Staples Gift Cards Paper Towels Trash bags (33 gallon and kitchen size 13 gallon) Windex Post it Notes Liquid hand soap in pump dispenser Gift cards from Walmart, Target, Giant, Safeway and SFW
Shelter/Domestic Violence Services Wish List Items (Please provide NEW items only and avoid travel sizes.) Liquid hand soap Shaving cream Dishwashing liquid (not for dishwasher) Laundry detergent (HE only) Fabric Softener Ibuprofen (children) Vacuum Sealed space saver bags (to store pillows and other large items) New Vacuum cleaner (bagless is preferred) Children’s shampoo/soap Multicultural . . . → Read More: Domestic Violence Shelter Needs
Often, our generous donors want to know how their gifts will help the victims we serve. Here are some ways you can truly make a difference in the lives of women and children who are striving to live free of abuse and violence:
$100 will fund a day and night of shelter for one . . . → Read More: Donations
Sexual Assault Services Wish List New Sweat Pants—all sizes, including childrens New Sweat Shirts—all sizes, including childrens New Underwear—all sizes, including childrens New Socks (thick, warm kind) New T-shirts—all sizes, including childrens Mouthwash Fabric markers and/or permanent markers of varying colors Gift cards to craft stores (Michael’s or A.C. Moore) Journals Stress balls . . . → Read More: Sexual Assault Services Wish List
You can DRIVE FOR CHARITY on Thursday, May 19 and see your tolls returned to our community. All tolls collected that day on the Dulles Greenway will be donated to several charities, including LAWS!
For more information: 2011 Drive for Charity Flyer