KANKAKEE – Clove Alliance recently received Community Impact funding from the United Way of Kankakee and Iroquois Counties for our Case Management, Prevention, Legal/Medical Advocacy, and Counseling services.
This support will reach around 6,500 residents annually in Kankakee and Iroquois Counties. United Way’s Community Impact grants are distributed annually to programs that fight for the health, education, and financial stability of individuals and families in Kankakee and Iroquois counties.
“We are excited to receive United Way’s Community Impact grant, which will allow us to continue to provide exceptional care to local survivors of sexual violence within our communities,” says Tracey Noe Slach, Executive Director of Clove Alliance. “This funding will assist us in supplying our clients with the support and resources they need throughout their healing process and will build a stronger, safer community through the implementation of prevention initiatives aimed at challenging social norms that perpetuate sexual violence.”
About United Way of Kankakee and Iroquois Counties
For 80 years, United Way of Kankakee and Iroquois Counties has mobilized caring people to invest in communities where resources are needed most. United Way brings direct service providers, the business and philanthropic communities, and local institutions together to tackle some of the biggest
issues affecting our region. United Way is a 501c3 nonprofit organization, governed by a local volunteer board of directors. For more information, visit myunitedway.org.
About Clove Alliance:
Clove Alliance is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide hope and healing to survivors of sexual violence by improving the quality of services for survivors, assisting in their recovery, and working towards the elimination of sexual violence. We offer counseling services, medical and legal advocacy, case management, and prevention education free of charge to individuals and organizations in Kankakee, Iroquois, and Ford counties. To learn more about Clove Alliance, please visit clovealliance.org.