April is National Sexual Assault Awareness Month & Child Abuse Prevention Month
April – Annual Wing Eating Contest – Thank you to those that supported Womanspace at McGuinn’s Place in Lawrenceville for the Annual Wing Eating Contest. Congrats to the winner, Womanspace Board Member Chris Bukosky!
April - Denim Day - Join the Denim Day movement by signing the pledge for non-violence, by educating yourself and others on facts about sexual assault, and by wearing jeans at your job or school on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.
April - Barbara Boggs Sigmund Award Reception. Major League Baseball’s Hall of Famer, Joe Torre, was honored for his efforts to end the cycle of domestic violence and save lives on Wednesday, April 30, 2014. Click here to view photos from the event.
May – Ten Thousand Villages Fundraiser -10% of sales were donated to Womanspace during this event on Thursday, May 1, 2014.
May - Sexual Assault Awareness Month 5k Walk/Run was Saturday, May 3rd at 9 am. 50% of money raised went to Womanspace!
August - National Night Out - Join Womanspace for National Night Out on Tuesday, August 5, 2014! National Night Out (NNO) is a unique crime/drug prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW). For more information about NNO, please visit NationalTownWatch.org.
October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month
October – Communities of Light (COL) – October to December 2014.
October- The COL Launch Reception. More information will be posted shortly.
December - The countywide COL lighting date will be announced in October.