Rushville Republican

April 23, 2013


Rushville Republican

RUSHVILLE — Dear Editor:

On behalf of the Rush County Victims Assistance, Inc. Board of Directors, this letter is to publicly acknowledge and sincerely thank local BP DOCS Shops and BP Products North America, Inc. for the third and final installment of a grant approved in 2011 to support local organizations in the community where they do business.

Dawson Oil Co., Inc. nominated RCVA/Phoenix House for this three year grant and we have received a total of $9,730 during this time frame.  

RCVA provides needed services to victims and their families when domestic violence occurs including safe and secure housing at Phoenix House. The grant dollars applied for by Dawson Oil Co. Inc. and provided by BP Products North America has enabled RCVA/Phoenix House to accomplish numerous services to clients in Rush County including education in the prevention of domestic violence, assistance to clients with food and transportation and accompany clients to court hearings.

We truly appreciate the ongoing local support from Dawson Oil Co. Inc.


Barbara J. Kuhn

Executive Director

RCVA/Phoenix House