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Steps to Stop Violence 2020: Total Steps Announcement

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Together, we’re taking the steps to end domestic violence for good. This Domestic Violence Awareness Month, we launched Steps to Stop Violence, a new awareness initiative as a partner to Take Back the Night (TBTN). COVID-19 meant we weren’t able to take to the streets together this year. Instead, we created this quarantine-friendly walk to replace the traditional… Continue Reading Steps to Stop Violence 2020: Total Steps Announcement

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Take Back the Night Goes Virtual

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Observing Domestic Violence Awareness Month During COVID-19 YWCA Mohawk Valley (YWCA MV) held their annual Take Back the Night on Tuesday evening, October 20 as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Take Back the Night is a survivor-centered event dedicated to raising awareness, honoring the memory of loved-ones lost, and demonstrating solidarity with survivors. The… Continue Reading Take Back the Night Goes Virtual

Set a Personal Milestone by Registering to Vote: Deadline Friday, October 9!

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

By definition, a milestone is an indicator (physical or otherwise) set along a path to mark the distance to a particular destination. This year, we marked two significant milestones — 100 years since the passage of the 19th Amendment granting (some) women the right to vote and 55 years since the passage of the Voting… Continue Reading Set a Personal Milestone by Registering to Vote: Deadline Friday, October 9!