Get dressed up for a great cause! Join Grace Smith House on October 30th in Poughkeepsie for our 1st annual Grace Pumpkin Parade and Costume Contest, when we celebrate the spookiest of seasons and raise money for our local domestic violence non-profit organization. October is Bullying Awareness Month, and we encourage costumed creepers of all ages to dress up in non-violent costumes, be inspired by each others creativity, have fun and be safe during Trick or Treat.
Apna Ghar’s Stride Against Violence is our annual 5k run/walk to commemorate Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The event is a family-friendly race open to all ages, serious runners and walkers alike. The event features live entertainment, food and drinks, and awards for runners and fundraisers. For more information and to register, visit www.apnaghar.org/stride-against-violence
The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Charitable Foundation (AACDCF) is hosting its 4th annual virtual Race for Smiles. This national event is in observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month and supports survivors of domestic violence regain their damaged smiles through the AACDCF's Give Back a Smile program. Between October 14-16, particpants all over the country will get active in support of Give Back a Smile. You can run, bike, do yoga...the choice is yours!
Join us for the 8th Annual Angels Against Abuse 5K (AAA5K) fundraiser to end domestic violence in our community! Hosted by and benefiting Guardian Angel Community Services Programs: Groundwork & Suzy’s Caring Place. The AAA5K is fun for the whole family (dogs are welcome, too)! We will have complimentary snacks and beverages, raffle tickets, prizes, awards, awareness items for sale, and more.
~~SATURDAY NIGHT AUGUST 6 2016
NW JEFFERSON COUNTY SPORTS
COMPLEX- 4900 BYRNESVILLE RD
HOUSE SPRINGS. MO 63051
ALL PARTICIPANTS WHO RAISE THE PLEDGE
GOAL OF $100.00 WILL RECEIVE FREE
EVENT T-SHIRT AND GOODIE BAG
PRIZES/ GLOW BRACELETS AND ACCECORIES/
REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE WITH
GLOW WALK AGAINST DOMESTIC/FAMILY
VIOLENCE STARTS AT: 8:30PM-10PM JOIN
ANYTIME/ $35/ OR MIN $35 SPONSER
COLLECTION TO WALK FOR THE CAUSE
RECEIVES GLOW ACCESSORIES
AND T-SHIRT (ENDLESS VALUE)
CALL: STEFANIE @ 636-222-2150
CALL: KYERRA @618-9744429
Join us for the JCADA 5K Event: A Run, A Walk, AWARE on Sunday, October 18, at the Berman Hebrew Academy in Rockville! Run or walk with JCADA to promote healthy relationships and help end domestic and dating abuse. Register at jcada.org/5k.
The 3rd annual Purple Paw Project will host a variety of pet-friendly activities along with domestic violence education and resources for our communities. This event will include Scavenger Hunt, Pet Costume Contest, Food trucks, Grooming, Kids Barking Contest, Doggie Photo Booth, Adoptions, Vendor Tables, and Awareness Information & Activities. Register yourself, your family, and your dogs for this festival! Pre-registered attendees will receive a t-shirt and a "doggie bag" with a variety of goodies for humans and pets!
On Saturday, October 10, 2014, at 9 a.m., the Orange County Domestic Violence Task Force will hold its annual awareness event and walk in Harbor Park (located in the lakefront area of Baldwin Park at the end of New Broad Street) located at 4990 New Broad Street. The purpose of the event is to share resources to assist in eliminating abuse in our community. It is also a time where we remember and honor those who have lost their lives as victims of domestic violence.
The Philly400 Run is a 5K Walk/Run led by the Speranza Human Compassion Project and Philadelphia City Councilman Kenyatta Johnson, honoring the 400 domestic violence victims who call 911 every day here in Philadelphia. Did you know that every day, here in Philadelphia, 400 women and children call 911 screaming for help from a violent partner or parent? Around 150,000 families in Philadelphia are plagued by chronic violence annually.