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Review for CORA - Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse, San Mateo, CA, USA

Rating: 4 stars  

CORA is a desperately needed organization that touches the lives of individuals in need of emotional support. Not only do they provide a safe place for individuals, they provide them with donations of food and clothing. The emotional support and a safe place to go is so much more important than anyone who has never been exposed to an abusive relationship could ever imagine. With CORA's help and that of dedicated volunteers and donors a positive difference is made in the lives of those who need it the most - abused partners and children.

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

I have witnessed the positive results of an abused person becoming confident enough to leave a bad situation which ultimately saved her life and possibly the lives of her children.

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

The only changes I would make would be to make sure they receive additional funding to continue their work and expand it which is much needed. Currently too many don't receive all the help they need due to budget constraints.

Role:  Donor & Donate funds and my time to helping as needed.