Pomona, CA (PRWEB) March 29, 2015
Project Sister Family Services, the sexual assault crisis and prevention center for the East San Gabriel and Inland Valleys, will hold its 15th Annual “Healing the Heart” Dinner and Silent Auction on Friday, April 17, 2015 from 6:30 – 9:30 pm at the Kellogg West Conference Center on the campus of Cal Poly Pomona, 3801 W. Temple Ave. in Pomona. The public is invited to an informative and celebratory evening of dining and entertainment to benefit Project Sister Family Services (PSFS).
“Healing the Heart” is supported by generous contributions from community leaders, local businesses and organizations, including Cindy Slominski MD, Foothill Transit, Majestic Realty Foundation, Acme Media Werks, Presbyterian Hospital, UFCW Local 1428, Curtis Real Estate, San Gabriel Valley NOW, Chino Valley Soroptimists, and the La Verne Police Officers Association.
The highlight of the evening will be a special dramatic performance “CHATS” (Communicating Heartfelt and Traumatic Stories) based on real life experiences of sexual assault survivors.
Founded in 1972, Project Sister Family Services is a community-based organization providing sexual assault crisis and prevention services in the East San Gabriel and Inland Valleys. Its mission is to reduce the trauma and risk of sexual assault. Services include a 24-hour hotline, hospital, court and police accompaniments, professional counseling, and prevention education programs at middles schools, high schools, colleges, senior centers and community organizations. Last year over 35,000 women, men, children were assisted through the organization’s services and programs.