LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Chrysalis House was awarded a Kentucky Bar Foundation 2019 Grant.
They received $7,500 for Accessing the Court System and Resolving Legal Issues for Chrysalis House Women.
They say Chrysalis House will aid clients in addressing un¬met legal needs to enhance their employment potential.
Executive Director Lisa Minton and Finance Director Kama McKinney accepted the award on behalf of Chrysalis House.
Minton commented “We appreciate the ongoing support of the Kentucky Bar Foundation. Unresolved legal issues and criminal histories are a serious barrier to employment for many of our women. The educational opportunities and resources made possible by this grant will allow us to help the women remove those barriers and increase their chances of obtaining gainful employment to support themselves and their families.”