Bloomfield, NJ – Partners for Women and Justice has been awarded a Major Grant in the amount of $20,000 from The Provident Bank Foundation to support their domestic violence Pro Bono Program.

Partners’ Pro Bono Program recruits and trains volunteer attorneys from law firms across New Jersey to provide free legal services to low-income domestic violence victims.

“We are thrilled to be partnering with The Provident Bank Foundation and grateful for their generous support of Partners’ work in transforming lives,” says Executive Director, Julie A. Murphy. “The Foundation’s support allows Partners to continue the important work of providing legal assistance to domestic violence victims through our dedicated team of pro bono attorneys.”

“We are pleased to help further valuable initiatives put forth by local organizations who are working every day to strengthen the lives of residents in our communities,” said Samantha Plotino, Executive Director, The Provident Bank Foundation. “We will continue to provide support to these important organizations that have identified an immediate need in the community and for the individuals they serve.”