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Only 30 days before the start of DVAM 2015...

8th Annual Walk for Hope

Join Mutual Ground on Saturday, October 17th, 2015 for our 8th Annual Walk for Hope at Fabyan Parkway Forest Preserve in Geneva. Help us celebrate our 40th Anniversary while participating in our 8th Annual Walk for Hope! Join survivors, victims, and family and friends of Mutual Ground in this 5K Walk. Over the years, we have increased participation to be up over 300 walkers and 75 volunteers. Great day of fun, with Fido and the family. Registration starts at 7:30am. 

 

 

 

Story by Story: Sixth Annual Stair Climb to End Domestic Violence

Every day, free legal services provided by Her Justice make happy endings and new beginnings possible for battered women and their children—story by story, case by case. Join the 1,000 Her Justice 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 Her Justice. Be a part of a critical chapter in the life of an abused family. Step up and register today!

7th Annual Angels Against Abuse 5K Walk & Run

The 7th Annual Angels Against Abuse 5K Event will benefit the Guardian Angel Community Services’ Groundwork Domestic Violence Program and Suzy’s Caring Place Transitional Housing Program. Participants have the option to register as a runner or a walker. Professional timing provided for runners. Team registration is available and encouraged. A free t-shirt will be given to the first 100 to register online. This event is open to all ages, pet and stroller friendly.

Bark Against Violence

The Bark Against Violence is sponsored by the Alice Paul House, Indiana County's Victim Service Center, and the Indiana County Humane Society. The Bark Against Violence will open with a presentation from Indiana County's District Attorney who works diligently to put and end to domestic violence. A survivor of domestic violence will also discuss her own experiences and how difficult it was to leave her dog to escape abuse.

Zumbathon® Event

 
 
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. 
 

Angels Against Abuse 5K Walk & Run

The 6th Annual Angels Against Abuse 5K Walk & Run is hosted by and benefits the Groundwork Domestic Violence Program and Suzy’s Caring Place Program of Guardian Angel Community Services. This is a pet-friendly event, and free t-shirts will be provided to the first 100 registrants. Wear your halloween costume for a chance to win prizes! 
 
Time:
7:45am - Registration & Check-in Begins
8:45am - Opening Remarks
 
Cost:
$25 Pre-Registration Price (Pre-Registion is available on Eventbrite until midnight on 10/24/14)

Story by Story®: Fifth Annual Stair Climb to End Domestic Violence

 
Every day, free legal services provided by Her Justice make happy endings and new beginnings possible for battered women and their children—story by story, case by case. Join the 1,000 Her Justice 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 Her Justice. Be a part of a critical chapter in the life of an abused family. Step up and register today!

6th Annual Walk to End Domestic Violence

Calling all walkers and runners! The 6th Annual Walk to End Domestic Violence will take place on October 26, 2013 at West River Drive, Philadelphia. Funds raised from the walk will support the Philadelphia Domestic Violence Hotline, which serves more than 8,000 callers each year. Counselors are available 24-hours and all calls are confidential. For additional information, please visit http://www.domesticviolencewalk.com.
 

2nd Annual "Speak Your Peace Against Domestic Violence" Walk

Speak Your Peace Against Domestic Violence invites the community to join a walk and charity basketball game addressing domestic violence awareness at the Parklawn YMCA in Milwaukee, WI. The proceeds from the walk and basketball game will be given to the Children's Hospital Project Ujima, who works with children and youth who have been affected by violence. 
 

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