COVID-19 CRISIS DONATIONS NEEDED
More than 1 in 3 Oakland adults has experienced sexual or domestic violence in his/her lifetime;
Nearly, 1 in 12 Oakland adults have experienced or have a family member who is homeless.
A Diamond in the Ruff, Inc., is one of the integrated organizations fighting against
domestic violence, sexual abuse, human trafficking and homelessness in Oakland , California.
We are striving to break the cycle of homelessness in OUR community.
Your donations help to provide the basic everyday essentials.
During this COVID-19 crisis, we want you to know A Diamond In the Ruff, Inc Independent Living Transitional Home.
Our first priority is to protect the health and safety of our single women and mothers and their children. We hope you are doing the same for you and your families.
As a designated Essential Business, we will continue to provide housing services for our single women and families during the “Shelter in Place” order. Our hopes are for everyone to get through this unprecedented crisis safe and well.
Currently, we all are inundated with news about the Corona-virus that does not seem good. However, the good news is our mothers and their children are calm and safe because they live at A Diamond in the Ruff, Independent Living Transitional Home. Furthermore, they are not stressed about making ends meet because they are not working. Because of your support, A Diamond in the Ruff, has created an arc of safety and hope for our single women and single mother families.
Wow this is great news! During this critical time, Keeping our single women and women with children calm, stable, and hopeful.
The Board of Directors, want you to know without your continued support, we cannot offer a place where hope lives. To provide additional support, we are accepting non-contact drop off of supplies at your convenience.
At the following locations:
5940 Hayes Street
Oakland, CA 94621
5721 Trask Street
Oakland CA 94605
If you like to give a donation to buy supplies, please go to www.adiamondintheruffhouse.org and click on donations.
Latex and non-latex Gloves
Please be well and safe during this difficult time,
Our goal is offer more affordable housing in 2020, but we need your help!
PLEASE DONATE TODAY!