A tribute to Sharon Rice Vaughan

Sharon Rice Vaughan

Sharon Rice Vaughan, cofounder of Women’s Advocates, the first battered women’s shelter in the U.S., was a tireless activist for victims of domestic violence. Her groundbreaking work is a great inspiration to those who work to end violence against women. “Sharon changed our lives. She changed the world.”

Read more about Sharon Rice Vaughan’s legacy: National Bulletin on Domestic Violence Prevention