If you are in danger call 911.
Or reach the National Domestic Violence Hotline
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Only 57 days before the start of DVAM 2015...

The Catwalk of Courage

Eleven survivors will be featured models at M.U.J.E.R.’s first annual Catwalk of Courage. They will briefly share their stories of courage through video testimonials prior to their walk down the runway. The event will also include a cocktail reception and hors d'oeuvres in celebration of the survivors courage and commitment to telling their story and spreading awareness about sexual and domestic violence.

Runway to Safety Fashion Show

The Ponte Vedra Beach volunteer auxiliary for Betty Griffin House will host its annual benefit luncheon and fashion show, “Runway for Safety” on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at the Marriott Sawgrass Resort in Ponte Vedra Beach. The show will feature fashions for the entire family from Stein Mart, lunch, and silent auction items to bid on. 
The funds raised from the luncheon will go towards helping to support Betty Griffin House in its mission to provide emergency shelter and other critical services to abused women, men, and their minor children. 

Wine Tasting Fundraiser

Family Abuse Services of Alamance County invites the community to join their Wine Tasting Fundraiser. Your $25 admission fee entitles you to a tasting of six wines, one souvenir wine glass, heavy appetizers, live music by Autopilot, and the opportunity to purchase wine with 15% of the sales donated to Family Abuse Services of Alamance County.  

Betty Griffin House Candlelight Vigil

Please join Betty Griffin House for a candlelight vigil on Thursday, October 3, 2013, at 7:00pm in the Plaza de la Constitucion, St. Augustine, as they honor survivors of domestic violence and the women, men and children who were murdered in St. Johns County in acts of domestic Violence.

Walk with your Best Friend for Domestic Violence Awareness

Domestic Violence affects the entire family - even the family pet. To raise awareness of the correlation and prevalence of animal abuse in violent homes, Bolton Refuge House is inviting the public to bring their dog and walk with their best friend for domestic violence awareness. 

Story by Story® Climbing to End Domestic Violence

Every day, inMotion's free legal services make happy endings and new beginnings possible for battered women and their children—story by story, case by case. Join the 1,000 inMotion supporters and their friends who will come together to climb 43 stories of the 245 Park Avenue skyscraper, located one block from Grand Central Terminal. Your participation will raise vital financial support and awareness for inMotion. 

Center for Community Solutions' 9th Annual Chef Showdown

Center for Community Solutions (CCS) will host its signature event of the year, the 9h Annual Chef Showdown, on Thursday, September 26 at Liberty Station in the NTC Promenade. Proceeds from this one-of-a-kind culinary event will benefit programs and services of CCS, a San Diego nonprofit that provides hope, healing and prevention services for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and elder abuse.

City Girl Beauty Project Launch & Fundraiser

"In effort to support our mission to empower survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking, please join us on Thursday, May 02, 2013 to raise funds for our Heroic Beauty Workshop and the launch of City Girl Beauty Project Organization. Throughout the entire evening, guests will enjoy live music, cocktails, hors d’oeurvres,  mix and mingle, silent and LIVE auction, and mini makeovers compliments of the City Girl Beauty Bar.

Taking Back the Night

M-Powerment is a program under Shaler Area High School's Youth Advocacy League that is run by students, for students. Students talk about issues that face young women daily, such as eating disorders, body image, pay equity, rape, dating violence, and abusive relationships.