|The P.E.A.C.E. Initiative
(San Antonio/Bexar County)
Family Justice Center
1123 N. Main, Ste. 100
|Be a Part of the Solution!
Learn about Domestic Violence!
The P.E.A.C.E. Initiative offers
free training and education to
groups wanting to learn more
about domestic violence.
Volunteer! The P.E.A.C.E.
Initiative and other local
programs need volunteers to
assist in efforts to prevent
domestic violence and assist
those in violent relationships.
1443 S. St. Mary's,
San Antonio, Texas 78212
|(210) 533-2729 Tel
3 - Facilitated National Trainings Raised $10,000.
4 - F.A.C.T training for SAPD for an average of 100 citizen volunteers.
7 - Articles published in Local Newspaper & Magazine Publications regarding domestic
9 - TV Interviews, English & Spanish. Reaching an estimated 30,000 individuals per
10 - Families were given Thanksgiving Baskets. 30 families received donations of new shoes
12 - Monthly meetings held to disseminate information of on going issues that concern DV.
25 - Officers were trained for the Sheriff's Department.
81 - Individuals participated in Project ADVANCE for 1st time family violence offenders.
Funded by Bexar County Community Resources
103 - Individuals attended Project ADVANCE Holiday Party for Program Participants and their
families. Donations from Consulado Mexicano en San Antonio, Congressman Joaquin Castro,
Alvin Hernandez, Bexar County Pre-Trial Division, EISD Superintendent and Mary Jo
2,968 - Participants attended workshops or groups focusing on domestic violence and child
5,417 - Participants received information on prevention of domestic violence and child
abuse. Funded by Southwest Key
Advocated for continued funding of city domestic violence intervention services Hosted the
2nd Annual "Dads Building a Lifetimes of Love" funded by a $5000 VERIZON grant Hosted the
2nd Annual "PEACE in the Plaza" domestic violence awareness event at Main Plaza
Conservancy, Funded by City of San Antonio Department of Culture and Creative
Please support these vital efforts to stop family violence. When it happens to one family it
happens to all families. Make your donation through PayPal @ www.thepeaceinitiative.net or
mail in your end of the year gift to P.E.A.C.E. Initiative, 1443 S. St. Marys St. SA, TX 78210
Phone: 210 533-2729 Fax: 210 533-0880
|P.E.A.C.E. Initiative Accomplishments of 2014
I would personally like to invite
all the proud survivors of
domestic violence to join us. In
35 years of service in this field
there are no greater sheroes as
far as I'm concerned.....we
would like to honor your power
to transform & re-create your
lives & your children's lives. I
live inspired by your bold,
brave, unending valor. Your
light makes San Antonio shine.
Patricia S. Castillo, L.M.S.W.