The Strong Field Project is a four-year effort by Blue Shield of California Foundation’s Blue Shield Against Violence program. Started in 2010, the Project focuses on building a stronger, more coordinated network of DV service providers in California. In collaboration with the California Partnership to End Domestic Violence, CompassPoint Nonprofit Services, Jemmott Rollins Group, and Women's Foundation of California, the Project will develop individual leadership skills, stronger organizations, and networking and expanded knowledge-sharing opportunities across California’s domestic violence field.
Over four years, CompassPoint Nonprofit Services is offering a customized program for leaders from California domestic violence organizations. Learn more »
Through the Strong Field Project, the Women's Foundation of California has awarded 30 grants to California domestic violence organizations poised to strengthen their capacity or the field's capacity. Learn more »
The California Partnership to End Domestic Violence (the Partnership) and the Jemmott Rollins Group (JRG) are helping to strengthen the networks that connect California's domestic violence organizations. Learn more »
An Advisory Group of California domestic violence leaders advises the Foundation to ensure that the Project is responsive to the field’s most pressing needs. View the 2013 DV Advisory Group »
The Ultimate Impact of the Strong Field Project is a strengthened domestic violence field, equipped with a critical mass of diverse leaders and organizations that have sufficient capacity and the right support, tools, skills, and knowledge to lead forward a stronger movement to prevent and end domestic violence.
The values that guide the project are: diversity, collaboration, innovation and learning.