Pro Bono Library Items Archive
2003 Impact Report
In 2003, Tahirih served more than 700 women and girls and launched a groundbreaking campaign to protect so-called “mail-order-brides” from abuse and exploitation.
2002 Impact Report
Among its accomplishments in 2002, Tahirih has now assisted over 3,200 individuals in finding justice. This 2002 snapshot shows Tahirih clients are from the most underserved immigrant populations, primarily from Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.
2000-2011 Impact Report
With this annual report, we attempt to capture and convey the dizzying growth we experienced from 2000 to 2001. Having served women and girls fleeing human rights abuses for over five years, Tahirih Justice Center is now firmly established as a well-respected organization known for making a significant difference in the lives of abused women and girls and for contributing to the transformation of the justice system to provide for their protection.
Do They Hear You When You Cry
A true story of persecution, friendship, and ultimate triumph, the book “Do They Hear You When You Cry” chronicles the struggles of two extraordinary women: Fauziya Kassindja, who fled her African homeland to escape female genital mutilation only to be locked up in American prisons for 16 months; and Layli Miller Bashir, a driven young law student who fought for Fauziya’s freedom. Click here to order a copy of the book online.
Immigrant Power and Control Wheel
A helpful diagram in understanding the tactics used by an abuser to establish and maintain control over his immigrant victim.
Power and Control Wheel
A helpful diagram in understanding the overall pattern of abusive and violent behaviors used by a batterer to establish and maintain control over his partner.