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U.S. Department of Justice Awards Jenesse Center $1,000,000 Grant to Break Cycle of Violence for South LA Youth
Jenesse Center, Inc., which is celebrating 35 years of service to the Los Angeles community, was awarded a $1,000,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice's Office of Violence Against Women (OVW). The grant was funded to help break the cycle of violence for underserved and unserved youth (ages 13-18) who are victims or are exposed to domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, gang violence, bullying and/or sex trafficking. Jenesse was the only organization in the State of California to receive this grant.