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Adopt-A-Family 2021

Update 12/14/2021:

Please call 401-236-8365 to schedule a time to drop off gift card donations at our Newport or Warren location.

Donations may be made here:  Make A Gift


Program Details (11/1/2021):

The Women’s Resource Center (WRC) is preparing for our 2021 Adopt-A-Family (AAF) program.  Our AAF program assists families who are victims of domestic violence during a very stressful time of year – the Holidays!  In 2020, thanks to 19 generous donors 55 families were able to enjoy a brighter holiday season.  We look forward to another successful year of supporting families during the holidays and we hope that you will join us!

Each family’s situation is unique and the needs of the victims and their families are often complex.  Victims can suffer for years under the power and control of their abuser.  The WRC supports survivors through empowerment, helping to remove barriers and restore independence.  In 2020, our first AAF Gift Card campaign empowered individuals by providing them with the opportunity to thoughtfully choose and personally wrap gifts for their own families.  This gift of choice is vitally important to those who have been isolated and powerless for so long.

Can we count on you to make our 2021 Adopt-A-Family program a success?  Your generous support is greatly appreciated!

1) Please complete the donor commitment form by November 29, 2021.

Adopt-A-Family Commitment Form

2) Purchase gift cards or host a gift card donation drive during the month of November.  Print our gift card donation drive poster HERE.

3) Mail or drop off your gift card donations between November 29 and December 3, 2021

Becky Knight
Tel: 401-236-8365
114 Touro Street
Newport, RI 02840

Gift Card Store Ideas:

Movie passes
Barnes & Noble
Five Below
Google Play
Best Buy
Old Navy
TJ Maxx
Bed, Bath & Beyond