Womanspace invites the public to celebrate the launch of the 17th Annual Communities of Light! The launch will include a free reception and a speech presented by the Communities of Light Honorary Chair. The annual event marks National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
180 Turning Lives Around is proud to introduce the 2018 DV Awareness project
intended to educate the community about the impact of Domestic and Sexual
Violence in Monmouth County. With found stones and natural objects,
participants will use the metaphor of rocks slowing down or smoothing the way.
This metaphor of life’s journey being like the river that flows through obstacles and
challenges yet never gives up, is significant in the fight against domestic and sexual
The Autumn Auction for Hope is a popular fundraising event for Jersey Battered Women’s Service,Inc. (JBWS). The mission of JBWS is the prevention of domestic violence through the protection and empowerment of the victim, the rehabilitation of family members, the advocacy for social changes to prevent family violence and the education of the public about domestic violence and its consequences.
Hosted by Center for Hope and Safety, this October marks the 31th anniversary of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Center for Hope and Safety and thousands of organizations across the nation will be urging the public to support survivors of domestic violence throughout October.
Bricks will be dedicated in our Pathway to Self-Sufficiency. A survivor will share her testimonial before guests light candles and observe a moment of silence. The event is free and open to the public. We hope you'll join us.
Hosted by AVANZAR, The Race Against Hate Walk/Run was designed to help others strive for change and end hatred of all kinds that continues to invade our world. We are walking and running to end hate and promote peace. AVANZAR has been working hard to end discrimination of all kinds and by raising money we can continue to educate ourselves and our communities in order to make a positive change. All proceeds will benefit AVANZAR's Dismantling Racism Initiative.