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Only 5 days before the start of DVAM 2017...

Purple Ribbon Event

The Purple Ribbon Event is DCADV's Annual Awareness event held during National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Members from the community, survivors, service providers, advocates and friends will gather to honor our Vision of Peace and Spirit of Advocacy awardees. The event will also feature Hors d'Oeuvres and libations, Survivors' Art Display, raffle and a special performance by the Rainbow Chorale of Delaware. For complete event information and to register please visit

A Night of Hope, Life & Celebration

Purple Lip Project Ohio, Woman’s Life Chapters 813 & 820 present A Night of Hope, Life & Celebration fundraiser benefiting CHOICES for Victims of Domestic Violence in cooperation with Liv Out Loud Enterprises LLC, LeaderSpark, and independent Mary Kay consultant Kimberly D. Brown. This event will bring awareness to domestic violence in our community and celebrate the extraordinary accomplishments of survivors and advocates who are making our community, and the world, a better place. 

Powder Puff Football: Purple V Pink

Join us for the 2nd annual "Powder Puff Football" game. Purple Vipers (Custer Network Against Domestic Abuse) versus Rack Attack (oneHealth) in a rousing game that raises awareness about both domestic violence and breast cancer. Kick off at 6:00pm in Connors Stadium, Miles City, MT. Gates open at 5:30pm. Pink and purple items will be available to help you cheer your team on. Great family event.

For Our Daughters: Breaking The Cycle of Domestic Violence Through The Arts

For Our Daughters is an annual signature benefit concert in October featuring local artists coming together to be inspired and break the cycle of domestic and teen dating violence through creativity and positivity. My name is Chi ("like the tea") Mathias Reed, and I use my voice to inspire, empower, and transform lives, as a Visionary, Spokeswoman & 2x Champion Overcomer of domestic violence.

Chefs Take a Stand

If you're in the DC-area, join NNEDV for Chefs Take a Stand at Carnegie Library on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. Chefs Take a Stand is not your average gala: the food is delicious, the attire is comfortable, the speeches are few. Come for the food, stay for the cause, and leave knowing you did your part to help end domestic violence this October. 


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2nd Annual Domestic Violence Banquet

This event is to educate the community about domestic violence. 

Powder Puff Football Charity Game

CNADA (Custer Network Against Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault) of Miles City challenged OneHealth's breast cancer program to a "Pink Vs. Purple Bowl". The goal of this powder puff football game is to raise awareness for domestic violence and breast cancer while also raising funds for both of the programs. CNADA is hoping to turn this into an annual event for October during DVAM.

L.O.V.E. Yourself: Ladies Overcoming Violent Encounters, Panel Discussion & Dinner

In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, you are invited to attend a panel discussion, “L.O.V.E. Yourself: Ladies Overcoming Violent Encounters”, Sunday, November 8th, 1pm-3pm, at Community Missionary Baptist Church of Desoto, in the gymnasium area. Lunch is provided ($10 donation suggested). This empowerment event, in partnership with Shaniqua Epps of Girls En Motion, will feature a panel of women from various backgrounds, to bring awareness to the dangers of domestic violence, and foster dialogue on how to overcome abuse and the avenues available to seek help.

Painting Afternoon

Sip and Paint fundraiser to promote awareness for Domestic Violence Awareness Month, benefitting non-profit DV agency and safe-house, Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center (EBCC). $35 includes all supplies, plus complimentary beverage and snack. Join us in for a fun afternoon painting your own masterpiece! A portion of your $35 will be donated directly to EBCC. Thank you for your support!

Walk A Mile-Chippewa Valley

Walk A Mile-Chippewa Valley is a mile-long march to end violence in the Chippewa Valley. There is a fundraiser cook-out following the walk, which will feature drawing and prizes, music and entertainment. Pre-register at (search for "Walk A Mile-Chippewa Valley"). Pre-register before October 15th and receive a free t-shirt, while suppies last! All proceeds go to Family Support Center, Bolton Refuge House, and Bridge to Hope.