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From the Desk of the CEO

Seriously, 2019 is already half-way over? Certainly not possible! Yet, as I look through the pages of my calendar (yes, I’m still old school enough that I carry a paper one) I can’t deny this reality. Below I’ve highlighted our accomplishments from the first and second quarter of 2019.
Posted: July 18th, 2019 | Permalink

Meet our new Executive Board Chair

Dr. Constance Dierickx, our incoming Board President, joined the PADV board in 2016 and has been active on the Hearts with Hope planning committee, the Governance Committee and the Executive Committee.
Posted: June 19th, 2019 | Permalink

Exploring “Action to Impact”

Partnership Against Domestic Violence held its 10th Annual Teen Summit on March 2, 2019 at Decatur High School. Throughout the day, more than 300 attendees engaged in activities and workshops exploring the theme, “Action to Impact.”
Posted: March 27th, 2019 | Permalink

Can You Imagine

Can you imagine? That the person you fell in love with and thought would be your “always and forever” would be the one to hurt you the most? Shockingly, one in four women will experience this very situation in their lifetime and it’s highly likely you know someone who is affected..
Posted: March 22nd, 2019 | Permalink

Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month and Teen Summit

Did you know February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month (TDVAM)? During the month of February, organizations are inviting people to work together to raise awareness of teen dating abuse, which is more common than most people think. The cold hard truth is that one out of three teens experience physical and/or sexual violence that is perpetrated by someone they are dating.
Posted: February 8th, 2019 | Permalink