SNAP
Survivors'
Network


SNAP Chapters 

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ALL Eastern US Chapters

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The Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests

SNAP Local Support Groups
Central United States



Illinois SNAP Chapters

Chicago, IL

Barbara Blaine, President    
Address: PO Box 6416, Chicago, IL 60680
Phone: (312) 409-2720   Cell: (312) 399-4747
Email:

Contact: Don Robinson, spokesperson
Phone: 847-356-7703
Email:

Chicago - Midwest Region SNAP Meeting: Held in Chicago, IL, second Tuesday of the month, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Facilitator Barbara Blaine. For more info, please call Barbara Blaine at (312) 399-4747.

Rockford, IL

Contact: Barbara Blaine
Phone: 312-399-4747
Email:

Support Group Meetings: Held the second Friday of the month. Call for details.

Peoria, IL

Contact: Jeff Jones
Phone: 815-985-9441
Email:

Support Group Meetings: Monthly SNAP meetings for Peoria are held on the first Saturday of the month in Normal, Illinois. Contact Jeff Jones by phone or email. See Jeff's information above.

 

Minnesota SNAP Chapter

Territory: Covers all of Minnesota, and reaching out to the Dakotas

Contact: Bob Schwiderski, State Director
Email:
Phone: 952-471-3422

Contact: Verne Wagner, Northeast MN [ Duluth, MN & Superior, WI ]
Phone: 218-340-1277
Email:

Contact: Benita Kane Kirschbaum, Director of Support
Phone: 612-619-9796
Email:

Local Web Site:

SNAP Support Group Meetings: Please contact for place and times of local meetings.

 

Wisconsin SNAP chapters

Contact: Peter Isely- SNAP Midwest Director (Milwaukee)
Phone: 414-429-7259
Email:

Contact: John Pilmaier- SNAP Wisconsin Director (Milwaukee)
Phone:414-336-8575
Email:

Contact: Mike Sneesby- SNAP Milwaukee Director
Phone: 414-915-4374
Email:

Contact: Mark Salmon- SNAP Wisconsin Legislative Director (Child Victim's Act)
Phone: 414-774-4350
Email:

Contact: Alice Hodek- SNAP Green Bay
Phone: 920-497-0795
Email:

Contact: Brenda Varga- SNAP Central Wisconsin
Phone: 715-572-5009

Contact: Laura Nyberg- SNAP Madison Director
Phone: 608-345-8158
Email:

Milwaukee Bankruptcy Questions:
contact: John Pilmaier
Phone: 414-336-8575
Email:

 

Iowa SNAP Chapters

Northeast Iowa SNAP

Contact: Steve Thiesen, Iowa SNAP Director
Phone: 319-231-1663
Email:

Contact: Heather Smith, Co-founder
Phone: 319-939-4144
Email:
News Story:

Southeast Iowa SNAP

Contact: Fr. Dave Hitch
Phone: 563-886-2506
Email:
News Story:

Northwest Iowa SNAP

Contact: Janet Clark
Phone: 515-573-4536
Email:

Des Moines SNAP

Contact: Paul A. Koeniguer, Outreach Director
Phone: 515-865-9673
Email:

Contact: Bill LaHay, Co-Leader
Phone: 515-988-9181
Email:

Contact: Lori Day, Co-Leader
Phone: 515-988-3831
Email:

Contact: John S. Chambers, Founder
Phone: 515-277-8436
Email:

SNAP Support Group Meetings: Please contact any of the above for place and times of local meetings.

Local Web Site:

 

Idaho SNAP Chapter

Idaho Falls, ID

Contact: Tim McKenna
Phone: 208-524-4087
Email:

 

Montana SNAP Chapter

Contact: Judy Reel, SNAP Montana Director
Email:
Phone: 406-202-1388

 

Michigan SNAP Chapters

Detroit, MI

Contact: Matt Jatczak
Email:
Phone: 248-252-5410

SNAP Support Group Meetings: TBA

Jackson, MI

Contact: Aline Frybarger
Phone: 517-581-4274 Cell
Email:

SNAP Support Group Meetings: Held the second Wednesday of the month in Jackson. Contact Aline for times and location.

Saginaw, MI

Contact: Brad Sylvester
Phone: 989-450-6210
Email:

SNAP Support Group Meetings: Saginaw SNAP meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month, from 5 - 7 p.m. at the Professional Arts Center, Building B, located at 5090 State Street, Saginaw, MI. Meetings are open to survivors and their supporters. Hope to see you there! For more information please call: Brad Sylvester at 989-450-6210.

 

Indiana SNAP Chapter

Indianapolis, IN

Contact: Ceil Shepley
Phone: 317-844-2993
Email:

SNAP Support Group Meetings: Indianapolis meetings are from 1:30 until 3:00 on the third Sunday of the month. Call Ceil for details.

 

Missouri SNAP Chapters

St. Louis, MO

Contact: Barbara Dorris, Local Leader
Phone: 314-862-7688
Email:

Local Web Site:

SNAP Support Group Meetings: The St. Louis group meets regularly. Please call Barb for specifics.

Kansas City, MO

Contact: Mike Hunter, Kansas city, MO SNAP Leader
Phone: 913-634-6490
Email:

SNAP Support Group Meetings: The Kansas City group is meeting regularly. Please call the above number for more information.

Jefferson City - Columbia, MO

Contact: Don Asbee
Phone/FAX: 573-864-1459
Email: ,

Contact: Amy Surdin
Phone: 573-268-8788

 

Ohio SNAP Chapters

Toledo, OH

Contact: JoAnne, Toledo SNAP Leader
Email:
Phone: 419-340-6459

Contact: Barbara Dorris
Phone: 314-862-7688
Email:

Contact: Claudia Vercellotti
Phone:419-345-9291
Email:
Address: PO Box 9851, Toledo, Ohio 43697
News Stories:  (from MS Magazine)

SNAP Support Group Meetings: Toledo SNAP meetings are held on the first Sunday of each month, from 5 - 7 p.m. at the 577 Foundation, locateed at 577 E. Front St. in Perrysburg, Ohio. Meetings are open to survivors and their supporters. If the first Sunday falls over a holiday weekend, then the meeting will be postponed until the following week. However, the normal schedule (1st sunday of the month meetings) will resume the following month. Hope to see you there! For more information please call: 419-345-9291.

Cincinnati & Dayton, OH

Contact: Barbara Dorris
Phone: 314-862-7688
Email:

Cleveland, OH

Contact: Susan
Phone: 216-210-1243
Email:

SNAP Support Group Meetings: Held the last Monday of the month from 7:00 - 8:45 p.m. Email snapcleve@aol.com or call 216-210-1243 for information and meeting location.

Columbus, OH

Contact: Carol Zamonski
Phone: 614-447-2084
Email:  

Contact: David Darr, co-leader
Phone: 614-531-1298
Email:

Local Web site:

Columbus Area Support Meetings:
3rd Monday of every month, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
For details and location call Carol or David.

Mansfield, OH

Contact: Carol Zamonski
Phone: 614-447-2084
Email:

Mansfield Area Support Meetings:
Contact: Carol for support meeting time and location

Ohio Valley Area

Contact: Judy Block Jones, SNAP Midwest Associate Director
Phone: 636-433-2511
Email:

SNAP Support Group Meetings:
2nd Saturday of month in Bellaire, Ohio, contact Judy for details.

Steubenville, OH

Contact: Judy Block Jones, SNAP Midwest Associate Director
Phone: 636-433-2511
Email:

Local Web site:   

SNAP Support Group Meetings: Contact Judy for details.

 

Youngstown, OH

Contact:  Judy Jones, SNAP Midwest Associate Director
Phone: 636-433-2511
Email:

Meeting information for Youngstown area: Our next Youngstown support group meeting will be Saturday, Sept. 4th, 2010 from 1pm to 3pm. Please contact Judy Jones for details.

Local Web site:   

Kentucky SNAP Chapters

Louisville, KY (and areas other than Lexington)

Contact: Colleen Powell
Email:
Phone: 502-479-0246

Contact: Kim Richardson
Email:

Contact: Jeff Koenig
Phone: 502-608-2738

Lexington, KY

Contact: Kay Montgomery
Phone: 859-797-7272
Email:

 

Tennessee SNAP Chapter

Knoxville, TN

Contact: Susan Vance
Phone: 865-927-2923
Cell: 865-748-3518
Email:

Contact: Barbara Dorris
Phone: 314-862-7688
Email:

Web Site:

Nashville, TN

Contact: Mike Coode
Phone: 615-364-2334
Email:

Contact: Jennifer Meier-Beita
Phone: 615-719-5202
Email:

Memphis, TN

Contact: David Brown
Phone: 901-569-4500
Email:
News Story:

 

Kansas SNAP Chapter

Contact: Janet Patterson
Address: 1171 N. Conway Springs Road, Conway Springs, KS 67031
Phone: 620-456-2330 (home)
Email:

News Stories:
                 

Support Group Meetings: Wichita -- Meetings are the second Wednesday of each month from 7 to 8 p.m. Centrally located with parking. Please call or e-mail Janet Patterson for info/location.

Announcements: Janet Patterson, parent of a clergy-abuse suicide victim, welcomes calls and e-mail from other parents in need of support.

Kansas City, KS

Contact: Kay Goodnow
Email:

 

Oklahoma SNAP Chapter

Tulsa, OK

Contact: Kelly Kirk
Phone: 918-299-8007
Email:

SNAP Support Group Meetings: Tulsa, contral location, plenty of parking. Meetings will be held the 4th Thursday of each month. Please call or email for meeting information.

Oklahoma City, OK

Contact: Stanley Jezior
Email:
Phone: 405-886-8955

 

Idaho SNAP chapter

Idaho Falls, ID

Contact: Tim McKenna
Phone: 208-524-4087
Email:

 

Wyoming SNAP chapter

Contact: John Brourink
Phone: 307-632-7240
Email:

SNAP Support Group Meetings: Information to come.

 

Colorado SNAP Chapter

Denver, CO

Contact: Jeb Barrett, Denver SNAP Leader
Address: P. O. Box 471092,Aurora, CO 80047-1092
Phone: 720-222-2412
Email:

 

SNAP Support Group Meetings: Call any of the above for information about meetings throughout Colorado.

 

Texas SNAP chapters

NOTE: If one leader does not respond quickly enough, please feel free to call a leader in another Texas city.

San Antonio, TX

Contact: Barbara Garcia Boehland Se Habla Espanol!
Phone: 210-621-2177; Cell: 210-725-8329
Email:
News Story:

Austin, TX

Contact: Mark Hill
Phone: 512-695-0269
Email:

SNAP Support Group Meetings: SNAP Austin meets on an informal basis. Please call or e-mail Mark for more information.

El Paso, TX

Contact: Jose Baca
Phone: 915-474-7499
Email:

Local Web Site:

Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

Contact: Lisa Kendzior
Phone: 817-773-5907
Email:
Website:

SNAP support group meeting: Meetings once a month. Contact Lisa Kendzior for information.

Houston, TX

Contact: Amy Smith
Email:
Phone: 281-748-4050

SNAP support group meeting:Meetings to begin in September. Please contact Amy for details.

 

New Mexico SNAP Chapter

Contact: Mike Knellinger
Email:
Phone: 505-850-9033 (cell)

Local Web Site:

 

Louisiana SNAP Chapter

Contact: Lyn Hill Hayward
Phone: 504-889-8828
Email:
Local Web Site:

News Story:

 

New Orleans, LA

Contact: Garnett Bedenbaugh
Phone: 504-889-8828

 

Mississippi SNAP Chapter

Contact: Mark Belenchia
Phone: 601-953-2535, 601-757-5578
Address: SNAPMiss, PO Box 4563, Jackson, MS 39296
Email:
Local Web Site:

 

 

Arkansas SNAP Chapter

Contact: Harold Luneau
Phone: 501-231-1484
Email:
Local Web Site: (under construction)

Contact: Barbara Dorris
                               Southeastern US Director of SNAP
Phone:314-862-7688
Email:

 

 

South Dakota SNAP Chapter

Rapid City, SD

Contact: Robert Brancato
Phone: 720-291-5009
Email:

 

 

West Virginia SNAP Chapter

Contact: Judy Block Jones, SNAP Midwest Associate Director
Phone: 636-433-2511
Email:
Local Web Site:

 

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