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YWCA of Metro St. Louis awarded $1.3 Million to help fight homelessness

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ST . LOUIS - The YWCA of Metro St. Louis will receive a big boost Monday to help fight homelessness and support survivors of domestic and sexual violence.

St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson will announce at 10:00 a.m. that the center will receive a $1. 3 million grant from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development.

The money will be used to rapidly re-house women and children who are homeless due to domestic and sexual violence or stalking.

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