Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence

Funding

The Ursula Forem Domestic Violence Program Employment Fellowship

The Ursula Forem Domestic Violence Employment Fellowship Program provides funding to two domestic violence service providers per year to hire and train new professionals to the field of domestic violence for a period of two years. The Fellowship Program has five primary goals:

Current Grantees

Family Justice Center of Erie County, Inc. (C200899) located at 438 Main St #201, Buffalo, NY 14202. Contract term: July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2019; Contract Amount: $75,000

Unity House of Troy Inc. (C200907) located at 2431 6th Ave, Troy, NY 12180. Contract Term: July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2020; Contract Amount: $75,000

Family of Woodstock, Inc. (C200908) located at 166 Albany Avenue, P.O. Box 3516, Kingston, NY 12402. Contract Term: July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2020; Contract Amount: $75,000

A waiver of MWBE requirements has been granted for these contracts due to a lack of non-exempt budgetary categories.