The Allstate Foundation accelerates positive change by empowering and educating the most vulnerable, inspiring today’s young visionary leaders and promoting community leadership. One of the Foundation’s priorities is disrupting the cycle of domestic violence. Over the last 15 years, The Foundation’s Domestic Violence Program has empowered more than 2.5 million survivors with the tools to achieve financial independence and rebuild their lives after abuse. The program has also educated over 17,000 young people on healthy relationships and healthy financial relationships to help prevent abuse before it starts. Learn more about The Allstate Foundation.
“He didn’t give me a black eye, but he broke everything else.” After years of domestic violence and financial abuse, Damaris found hope and eventually a home for her family. With the help of The Allstate Foundation Moving Ahead Curriculum, she rebuilt her finances and her future.
A lack of financial resources is one of the main reasons domestic violence victims remain in or return to abusive relationships. Check out these educational videos showing four ways victims can improve their financial independence.