CALCASA awarded over $750,000 in funding for 3 multi-year projects


The California Coalition Against Sexual Assault (CALCASA) is proud to announce that it has been awarded $752,750 in total funding for three new, multi-year projects: California Immigration Legal Assistance Project (CILAP), a grant from Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) Legal Assistance for Victims Grant Program; Building Refuge for Immigration Detainees through Governance and Engagement (BRIDGE), a cooperative agreement from OVW; and Cybertech, a cooperative agreement from OVW. All grants are designed to better support survivors of sexual assault, addressing the unique needs of victim populations in California, and with Cybertech, across the nation.

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Shaina Brown

Shaina Brown is responsible for managing strategic communications and providing analysis on legislative issues related to sexual violence. Shaina has a background in public affairs, media relations and grant management. Shaina joined the movement to end sexual violence in 2009, serving as a volunteer for Jeans 4 Justice, a San Diego based social change organization.

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