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Act NOW to End Violence Against Women

Thursday, October 10 - 6:30 PM

Join Charlottesville NOW to learn more about federal and state policies to support victims of domestic and sexual violence and the programs serving them.  During Domestic Violence Awareness Month, learn how we can get engaged and take action to:

  • Pass the Violence Against Women Act and Family Violence Prevention & Services Act
  • Learn about new VA legislation affecting survivors and local programs - including emerging priorities to take action on for the 2020 General Assembly Session
  • Support legislative advocacy efforts at the federal, state, and local levels to build thriving communities
  • Amplify and support the work happening to end violence against women in your community
  • Get involved in strategies to end gun violence





Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance

     Jonathan Yglesias, Policy Director


Shelter for Help in Emergency

     Sarah Ellis, Fundraising and Development Coordinator


Sexual Assault Resource Agency

     Sheri Owen, Community Outreach Director


Moms Demand Action  


Free admission and refreshments.


Northside Library
Charlottesville, VA 22901
Event Type


Charlottesville NOW

Date / Time

Thursday, October 10, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM


Charlotte Gibson
(434) 962-7997
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