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Only 9 days before the start of DVAM 2017...

Behind Closed Doors

THE S.A.F.E MINISTRY ANNUAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE EVENT WILL HOST:

"BEHIND CLOSED DOORS"

October is recognized nationally as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Our featured panelists include experts in violence awareness and prevention from the Elgin Police Department, Community Crisis Center, Social Workers and Community Activists:

Beauty With A B.E.A.S.T. (Spoken Word Play)

4th. Annual Domestic Violence Awareness Event by Blesstherest, Inc and E/L/ Keys Ministries.

Spoken Word Play "Beauty With A B.E.A.S.T."  Setting in hair salon with conversation between clients.

In addition, there will be a seminar on domestic violence awareness, breakfast, empty table up front, vase filled with black eggs for every victims known by attendees.  DV T-shirts, book, purple scarves, jewelry, etc, will be sold at event.

 

Domestic Violence Resource and Health Fair

Atlanta Victim Assistance in Atlanta, GA is hosting this resource fair in our continued efforts to raise awareness against domestic violence and connect victims to resources. This event is FREE and open to the public on Thursday, October 5th from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. Please visit our Facebook page for more information. 

If you are interested in volunteering, sponsoring, or having your organization participate, please contact Emily Oppelt.

4th Annual American Indian Domestic Violence Awareness Day of Unity

The Native Alliance Against Violence welcomes you to visit the 4th Annual American Indian Domestic Violence Day of Unity at the Southern Plains Indian Museum. This informative gathering will help raise awareness around issues involving domestic violence in Indian country. Several tribes will be in attendance, as well as special speakers, cultural entertainment, and artwork by the tribal domestic violence programs themselves.

F.E.N.C.E.- A Domestic Violence Awareness Event

This event will raise awareness about domestic violence and provide resources and referrals for services available in the Greater Boston area to survivors and their loved ones. We will host a silent witness exhibit with fifteen paper board displays to represent homicide victims of intimate partner violence. We will also have two speakers from the community, one entertainment selection of a liturgical dance or poetry, and a candlelight vigil for those who have lost their lives due to domestic violence.

PURPLE DAY

PURPLE DAY: A Domestic Violence Awareness Event

DATE: Tuesday, October 03, 2017

TIME: 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

LOCATION: 100 N. Closner Blvd in Edinburg, TX

Ending domestic Violence requires a community collaborative effort, so Hidalgo County Family Violence Task-force and the Hidalgo County District Attorney's Office-Victims Unit are joining forces to break the silence of abuse and take a stand against domestic violence in Hidalgo County.

Angels Against Abuse 5K Walk/Run

Angels Against Abuse 5K Walk/Run

ABOUT: The 9th Annual Angels Against Abuse 5K Walk/Run fundraiser to end domestic violence in our community. 100% of proceeds benefit families and children impacted by domestic violence in our community. Hosted by and benefiting Guardian Angel Community Services Programs: Groundwork & Suzy’s Caring Place.

DATE:
Saturday October 28, 2017

TIME:
8:00am - Registration | 9:00am - Opening Remarks

Remember My Name Poetry Slam and Open Mic

The Fort Worth National Poetry Slams will host a special tribute to women survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault called Remember My Name. Its sole purpose is to invite poets to share their work during an open mic format to promote social awareness about domestic violence via the powerfully passionate display of performance poetry and spokenword. This event will be held in the safe space that is the Dock Bookshop and is hosted by Mike Guinn-MSW, a renowned social activist, poet, and author who has been highly succesful in coordinating emotion fused events that fuel social awarenes

Hands are for Holding: A Community Fair & Awareness Event

Come help us celebrate National Domestic Violence Awareness Month! This event is presented by the West Jordan Domestic Violence Coalition. There will be an art show, awards ceremony, prize drawings and more! Refreshments will be provided. 

Advocate. Collaborate. Educate. 

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Desert Sanctuary 4th Annual Open House

We want to THANK YOU for your support and update you on exciting progress in our work with victims of domestic violence. Activities include a tour of our buildings, art exhibit and craft activities. Bar-B-Q will be provided. 

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