Join us for the annual Middle Way House Fall Luncheon at First United Church in Bloomington, Indiana. Our guest speaker will be Paul Helmke, a professor of practice at Indiana University’s School of Public & Environmental Affairs and director of the school’s Civic Leaders Living-Learning Center. Mr. Helmke is the former mayor of Fort Wayne, Indiana, and President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence. He will be speaking on the topic of gun violence in the US.
Oregon End Violence Against Women Political Action Committee (VAW PAC) invites you to Join us in honoring Champions for public policy and legislation that improves the response to and prevention of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking.
In honor of domestic violence awareness month, We will be having our 2nd annual fundraiser, called the purple event. This year we are putting on a talent show with positive music, poetry reading, and art pieces that people submit. All pieces created will be displayed in our art gallery
Chicago area singer/songwriter, Moses Valdez, will be performing at the Buzz Cafe in Oak Park on Saturday, November 1 as a part of a Dia de los Muertos Celebration. The Buzz Cafe event is also being used to remember victims that have been affected by domestic violence and proceeds from the show will benefit Sarah's Inn which is a community-based, non-profit organization that provides services for families affected by domestic violence.
Join us as we celebrate the founding of this God-birthed ministry and all our Fierce Women as we bring awareness and hope to victims of violence and trauma. Partner with us as we “Light the Night” and bring hope and healing to a hurting generation. This year's theme, “Esteeming the Esthers,” will be in honor of women of faith, women of courage and women of valor throughout our city whose tireless work and efforts to fight injustice and violence have been a voice, light and hands of hope and healing to our generation.
This domestic violence awareness event is geared towards the Dallas/Ft. Worth community. Speakers, survivors, counselors and legal personnel will be present at this free event which is open to the public. The First Apostolic Assembly Church wants to empower men, women and children to speak out and make a difference. There will be resource information available.
Break out your pearls and pinstripes for a great cause and a fun night! Pearls & Pinstripes is Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence's annual fundraising gala. It's a night to celebrate survivors and take a stand against rape and abuse. This year's event will be held on October 9, 2014 at the beautiful Hutton Hotel in downtown Nashville. The evening will include dinner, entertainment, and live and silent auctions. Watch the Coalition's website at www.tncoalition.org for further details and ticket purchasing information.
ReCARnation is donating $100 to the Domestic Violence Resource Center of NM (DVRC) for every car sold through the month of October. Join DVRC and ReCARnation for a reception to announce their partnership on Wednesday, October 1, from 1-5pm. There will be music by Trisha O’Keefe, food, beverages and raffle tickets for a chance to win a gift from Keshet Dance Company.
In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Casa de Esperanza is sponsoring a Zumbathon Event for community members to come together, join the party, and take a stand against domestic violence. This event will include 90 minutes of Zumba offered by certified instructors, as well as a 30-minute presentation on domestic violence awareness and healthy communities. It is a free event, but optional donations of household and/or personal items for families staying at the shelter are accepted.