Create Valerie Godoy Women's Shelter for the Homeless

764 Signatures Goal: 1,000

In Austin, Texas, Valerie Godoy was experiencing homelessness when she was brutally assaulted and beaten to death on June 15, 2012. There are far too many other women stuck on the streets of Austin with no sanctuary. Please sign the petition below to create a women's shelter.

Learn more:
Vulnerability of Homeless Women
Valerie Godoy Candlelight Vigil [video]
Valerie Godoy Memorial [video]

You may also sign a hard copy of the petition at House the Homeless headquarters. We have 300+ paper signatures so far. UPDATE (6/27/12): We have 729 paper signatures! That's 940 total. Thank you, keep 'em coming! We're almost at 1,000 signatures!

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House the Homeless

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This petition is sponsored by Austin-based House the Homeless, which is working to advocate for those experiencing homelessness. We support the establishment a universal living wage to help alleviate homelessness. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter, or read updates on our blog.
  • Kris Feuge
    Kris Feuge United States, Austin
    Dec 29, 2016
    Dec 29, 2016
    Please let there be some relief to all of this.
  • Debra Owen
    Debra Owen United States, Lufkin
    Sep 26, 2016
    Sep 26, 2016
    Prayers for all.....
  • Katherine Maynard
    Katherine Maynard United States, Austin
    Sep 26, 2016
    Sep 26, 2016
    Valerie was a family friend and is missed deeply by her family. In light of her death, I hope we can open a womens shelter to prevent other tragedies like this.
  • Elizabeth Talley
    Elizabeth Talley United States, Austin
    Sep 25, 2016
    Sep 25, 2016
    I knew Valerie since childhood. Thanks to all who are working to make this happen.
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