Belief in mission best motivator

SOJOURNER HOUSE provides housing, supportive services and education to victims and survivors affected by domestic and sexual violence. Under Vanessa Volz's leadership, the nonprofit has grown to meet an ever-expanding community need. How does she handle the demanding and emotionally challenging work? / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO
SOJOURNER HOUSE provides housing, supportive services and education to victims and survivors affected by domestic and sexual violence. Under Vanessa Volz's leadership, the nonprofit has grown to meet an ever-expanding community need. How does she handle the demanding and emotionally challenging work? / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO
In the 5½ years I've been the director, there are some things that have kept me motivated and putting 110 percent effort into my job: I love what my agency does. The work I have as the administrator of the organization is demanding and unrelenting, but I never question whether it's worthwhile. Intimate-partner violence is…

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