Clergy Abuse Victims' Advocate

Jim Vansickle is a clergy sex abuse victims' advocate and member of the Pennsylvania Grand Jury that released findings regarding more than 300 predator priests in Pennsylvania.  He is working out of pocket and traveling to meet victims in order to advocate for them. Travel and hotel expenses, as well as time away from his own business are creating a financial strain.  Jim would appreciate your support as he and other advocates continue this important work on behalf of victims past and present, as well as safeguarding against future victimization and cover ups.
http://www.bradfordera.com/news/pa-grand-jury-report-names-allegedly-abusive-priests-with-local/article_bb46b522-a032-11e8-b592-770485070aee.html 


Jim's mother, Carol, did not know that  Father David Poulson was a predator when she sent her son to Bradford Central Christian High School in the Erie Diocese. 

http://www.bradfordera.com/news/bradford-native-recounts-abuse-at-bcc/article_56a87416-532f-11e8-8145-b33b4c409b43.html 

Jim Vansickle's Senior Photo

https://www.cnn.com/2018/08/23/us/pennsylvania-abuse-victims-angry-at-pope/index.html

The work continues:
http://wesb.com/abuse-survivor-comes-forward/

http://wesb.com/shapiro-announces-hotline-clergy-abuse-survivors/

http://wesb.com/shapiro-responds-popes-letter/

  • Lisa Pascarella 
    • $25 
    • 48 mos
  • Elizabeth-Anne Stewart 
    • $45 
    • 49 mos
  • Abbie Schaub 
    • $50 
    • 49 mos
  • Nanette Kirsch 
    • $100 
    • 49 mos
  • Natalie Drozda 
    • $25 
    • 49 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Margaret Satterwhite Brown 
Organizer
Saint Marys, PA
James VanSickle 
Beneficiary