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Free Arts for Abused Children
January 31, 2011

As a donor I appreciate how the staff makes every dollar count. They work to find in-kind donors. They utilize every opportunity to find discounts and value in their purchases to serve these children. It's a tough economic time, as we all know, so I like how there is nothing frivolous about the staff, their offices, or the way they spend the limited amount of money that I can send. I trust that the donations I send are well used for the benefit of the children and families.

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I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I attended a reception where the work of several young women who live in a residential facility and participated in a Free Arts project was shown. I saw their pride and self-esteem grow as fellow residents expressed their amazement at what the young artists had produced. This particular project helped not only the young women who participated in the project, but also benefited the in-house audience.

Ways to make it better...

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I don't know what I would do to change this organization, except find more money to enable them to provide more programs to help even more children and families.

MY ROLE:
Donor & I don't live in LA, but when I am there I have helped staff get ready for events and have helped out a little in the office.