A Domestic Violence Refuge in Philadelphia Suffers a Big Hit

Philadelphia Weekly | February 9, 2009
Last November, $296,268 reserved for Philadelphia's domestic violence shelter - 15 percent of its operating costs — was quietly carved out of the city budget, a cut that went mostly unnoticed in the midst of public outcry over libraries closing and a shortened Mummer’s parade.

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