Better Together: Grant to Promote Healthy Relationships
01-24-2012Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice Alison Marganski has been awarded a grant from the Walmart Foundation through their Local Community Contribution/Hunger Outreach Grant Program. The $1,000 Grant will be used to promote community engagement and cultural understanding among VWC students, particularly through student projects related to raising awareness about relationship violence. Local organizations within the Hampton Roads area relevant to the topic will also be highlighted and supported. Additionally, the grant will be used to engage in research examining relationships and finding means of promoting healthy, positive relationships.