VN ADVOCACY DAY
At BPSOS Houston, we have the privilege to share our clients' success stories. The following are true accounts of our clients' journey of hardship to triump.
September 30, 2019
For years, Maria's husband would beat her until she finally left in order to protect her children.
Alma's husband brutally raped her and she felt that she could not do anything about it, because he threatened to have her children in Honduras killed.
Hoa's husband held a knife to her throat while she cried.
Hector's husband gave him HIV and refused to allow him to get the medication he needed to get better.
Alicia's husband told her that he would kill her if she tried to press charges.
Her daughter's husband raped her and told he would kill her if she pressed charges.
Nhi's husband was an abusive alcoholic who wouldn't stop until her daughter told the police.
Yumi's husband forced her to be naked so that she could not leave the house.
Viet's wife forced him to work without pay and left him to fend for himself when he protested.
Duc's wife forced him to leave school and knew he couldn't stay in America without her.
Minh's husband forced her to do unspeakable things and threatened to rape her if she refused.