Winston & Strawn was a sponsor of the Sanctuary for Families 13th Annual Zero Tolerance Benefit held on June 3, 2008 in New York City. The annual event brings together leaders in the legal, business, and fashion professions who support Sanctuary's work with victims of domestic violence. The 2007 Benefit raised more than $1.5 million.
Sanctuary for Families is dedicated to the safety, healing, and self-sufficiency of battered women and their children. The agency offers a broad range of services including shelter, legal assistance, and counseling, and works to end domestic violence through outreach, education, and advocacy.