Purple Postcards From Across Texas Voice Support of Full Funding for Victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Over the last several months, Purple Postcards have been sent in from all across the state in support of full funding for sexual assault and family violence programs. On March 20th, thousands of postcards were delivered to legislators to show how important full funding is for these integral community programs. Advocates, allies and survivors of family violence use the color purple to symbolize their work to end violence within families.

Senator Jane Nelson joined Gloria Aguilera-Terry, President of TCFV, Verizon and Laura White, a survivor of domestic violence, at a news conference at the Capitol. White traveled from Houston to deliver a personal message of hope and perseverance.

Please click here to read the full Press Release

Please click here to download the Texas State Senate’s video archive of the event