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Community Orgs Found Solutions in Hardest-Hit Neighborhoods During Height of Pandemic

COVID-19 lockdowns ignited a global increase in domestic violence. When the cases started to skyrocket in Brooklyn, Black Women’s Blueprint stepped up its interventions. The Crown Heights-based nonprofit dispatched its Sistas Van, a “mobile healing unit,” throughout the community. It enabled the organization to reach more women trapped in abusive situations or who needed groceries […]