Survivors of Torture Recovery Center

Mission Statement

The Survivor of Torture Recovery Center (STRC) provides person-centered, holistic, strengths-based and trauma-informed services to assist survivors heal and recover, reach their full potential, and enhance their quality of life.  

 

Project Objectives

• Strengthening local infrastructure and services for torture survivors.

• Educating individuals within the refugee and non-refugee community (potential referral sources) in order to identify and increase the pool of torture survivors who could benefit from services offered through the proposed services.

• Conducting training and education of professionals in health, mental health, social, and legal services to increase their knowledge and expertise.

• Providing comprehensive torture survivor centered services and determining their benefits through process and outcome evaluation and disseminating lessons learned from the project to the wider service and research community.

 

To learn more about the STRC, click here. Funds raise will support activities surrounding Kent School's Torture research project; expenses could be to provide food for trainings, bus fares for research participants and other general operating needs not covered by the project budget.

We're LIVE with the Cardinal Marching Band!
Oct 24, 2018

We’re LIVE with the University of Louisville Cardinal Marching Band to talk to Spencer, head drum major, and Steffany, feature twirler, about how #RaiseSomeL donations impact the Marching Cards. If we’re lucky, we might even get a sneak preview of some things they’ve been working on! Visit RaiseSomeL.org before 11:59 p.m. to lock in your support!

It's the Cardinal Cash Cab!
Oct 24, 2018

It's Cardinal Cash Cab!! We cruised around campus playing a few rounds of trivia with students to help #RaiseSomeL for the campus cause of their choice. PLUS, we've got special celebrity guest Dan McDonnell, Head Coach of Louisville Baseball Baseball. Our Student Organization for Alumni Relations (SOAR) will be out on campus this evening! Find the Louisville Alumni golf cart and you just might get a chance to answer trivia and earn funds for any area on campus. But hurry, this event only lasts until 6pm today!

Leaderboard
$5000 Challenge Fund
The area of campus with the greatest number of donors will receive $5,000 in additional funding! Second place will receive $1,000, and third will receive $500. Make Your Donation. Increase your Impact. Raise Some L.
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$500 Early Bird Challenge: Sponsored by Commonwealth Credit Union
The early bird gets the worm, right? The group that has the most gifts by 11:59 pm on Tuesday, Oct. 23 will receive an extra $500 from Commonwealth Credit Union. Don't wait, participate!
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Kent School of Social Work Dean's Match
Match completed! Kent School of Social Work Dean Jenkins has matched every dollar to a Kent School fund during Raise Some L, dollar for dollar, up to $3,000. His gift(s) will be to a Kent fund(s) of his choice, totaling $3,000.
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Kent School of Social Work Dean's Match
Match completed! Kent School of Social Work Dean Jenkins has matched every dollar to a Kent School fund during Raise Some L, dollar for dollar, up to $3,000. His gift(s) will be to a Kent fund(s) of his choice, totaling $3,000.
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