Southern California

Welcome to Refuge for Women SoCal!

House Needs

We are seeking tradesmen and/or companies that can sponsor some critical property needs to prepare the home for our residents. Contact dan@refugeforwomen.org for more info.

  • Shade Sails and Artificial Turf for the new meditative prayer garden 
  • Electricians: Exterior Electrical for Garden Lighting, Irrigation Controls, and Security
  • Solar System with Battery Storage

We are seeking these items in new or “almost new” condition please.  Please first email a picture to lauren.mcauliffe@refugeforwomen.org to ensure it fits the need and to arrange dropoff/pickup. Thank you!

  • Two or Three Ukeleles
  • Pickleball Equipment (yes, we have a court!)
  • Lots of Folding Chairs, Tables, Belly Bars for events
  • Sewing Machine
  • DVD’s of wholesome, positive movies
  • Gift Cards to Amazon, Target, WalMart, and Costco

Give. Shop. Serve.

Give monthly. Give once. Just give. All donations help restore hope.

Shop for artisan candles,  and leather goods crafted by our survivors.

Offer your time and talents for the benefit of our mission.

Leadership

Dan DeSaegher

Executive Director

Kiki Leigh Theilemann

Program Director

Lauren McAuliffe

Assistant Program Director

Advisory Board

  • DAVID HNATEK, CHAIRMAN, Redbock, CEO
  • LIDIA BELTRAN, TREASURER
  • DANIELLE HABERFIELD, SECRETARY, Ministries Leader
  • MERILYN STEELE JD CPA, Messner Steele Law Firm, President
  • KARINA ROSA, Advocate
  • JANE DAWSON, Consultant
  • MARTY LAMB, MLB Scout
  • APRIL CASILLAS, Survivor Advocate
  • DEBI DUNHAM, Sr Client Experience Leader, The Veritus Group

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