Notice from the Friendship of Women CEO regarding COVID-19

Dear Community,

Due to concerns associated with COVID-19, and in the interest of public health, effective March 19, 2020, Friendship of Women Community Center Office is closed until further notice.

This office is closed but staff will continue to work remotely. If you need to reach someone at this office, please call 956-544-7412. For emergencies, please call 911.

Fellowship Ending Violence/Batterer’s Intervention and Prevention Program (BIPP) will suspend new orientations and intakes until further notice.

As we continue to be available via telephone and remotely, we are following the city’s guidance and will not be holding any in-person community gatherings or events until further notice. We will also not be able to accept in-person donations of clothing, household items, or gently used items at this time. We encourage our community to please consider making a financial donation via our online donation page http://www.fowinc.com/get-involved.html or mail to P.O. Box 3112, Brownsville, Texas 78523.

Our main priority continues to be the safety and well-being of our community and survivors. We appreciate your patience and support during this unprecedented time. For the most up to date information on how our community is handling the rapidly changing circumstances, please visit www.cob.us and http://www.cameroncounty.us/publichealth/index.php/coronavirus