The Ion Center for Violence Prevention

Name of Non-Profit Organization * The Ion Center for Violence Prevention
Today’s Date: * Tuesday, December 21, 2021
Organization’s website https://ioncenter.org/
EIN / 501(C)(3)Number * 61-0908752
What year did your organization receive it’s non-profit status? * 1976
Address * 835 Madison Avenue
Covington, Kentucky 41011
United States
County * Kenton
Your Name * James Scott
Your Title * Public Education Specialist
Your email address * jscott@wccky.org
Your Phone Number (859) 620-0616
Executive Director’s Name * Christy Burch
Executive Director’s email address * christyb@ioncenter.org
What is the mission of your organization? To take the best care of people of all identities who have been impacted by power-based personal violence and to measurably reduce the number of people who have been hurt by it.
Which social causes (up to 3 choices) does your agency address through its programming? *
  • (5) Education
  • (7) Equality & Social Justice
  • (10) Life Skills
Any comments about your selections you would like to share with the student philanthropists? The Ion Center works to serve any individual who has been affected by power-based personal violence, including intimate partner violence or sexual assault. We offer both crisis and ongoing counseling, court and law enforcement advocacy for survivors, emergency shelter, safety planning, and more. We also engage in comprehensive education programs in the community to work towards violence prevention, including specific programming with middle schools and high schools in the Northern Kentucky area.
Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for students? * Yes, Grades 6 – 12
List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web. Administrative support
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Volunteer coordinator Payton Moore
Volunteer coordinator’s email address paytonm@ioncenter.org
Volunteer coordinator’s phone number (859) 372-3578
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