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BELK Charity Days event – Nov 8th

“The Charity Sale is a private, four-hour sale dedicated to supporting local non-profit organizations.  Participating charities will have the opportunity to raise money for their organization by selling event tickets at $5 each and keeping 100% of ticket proceeds.  Ticket holders will receive 20% – 70% off of Belk purchases storewide, including special savings on rarely-discounted […]

It’s On Us National Campaign

National Efforts: It’s On Us    Last Friday the White House launched a new campaign to address campus sexual assault. TheIt’s On Us campaign targets bystanders and addresses how as a community, it is our responsibility to end sexual violence. As an official partner of this campaign, RAINN wants to help your center take action. Below are […]

A message from SCCADVASA -VAWA – 20 years old

Most women experience physical abuse in their lifetime. In fact, nearly one-quarter of women experience a physical or sexual assault by an intimate partner and seven in ten assaults against women are perpetrated by an intimate partner. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the landmark Violence Against Women Act. Let’s raise awareness of this […]

Directors Reconnect at WLC conference

Beyond Abuse former Executive Directors, Charlotte Ehney, Martha Busterna and Kris Burris recently reconnected with new ED Cathy Miller at the Women’s Leadership Conference Sept 16, 2014 which was held on the campus of Piedmont Technical College            

RAINN offers Help Room for Military Victims

Supporting Survivors in the Military     RAINN offers a variety of resources for both staff and community to support survivors of sexual assault who are active duty military or transitioning service members.       New group chat resource for survivors of sexual assault in the Military! Safe HelpRoom is a group chat service provided through DOD Safe Helplinethat […]

2013 Agency Statistics Posted

Clinical Services CY 2013 Initial Assessments 159 Counseling Sessions 1288 Emergency Dept responses 35 Childrens Advocacy CY 2013 Intakes 238 Forensic interviews 160 Medical Exams 68 Family Advocacy Sessions 109 Education/Awareness CY 2013 Sessions 330 Attendees 7076

Ballentine Ford Lincoln makes donation

Bal Ballentine with George Ballentine Ford, Lincoln, Inc presented Beyond Abuse’s Executive Director, Cathy Miller a check for $1800 on September 11, 2014.  The donation was made possible by Ballentine Ford’s annual August fundraiser where a buyer could select a charity to receive a $200 donation for each new or used vehicle purchased.  Thank you to Bal and his staff […]

Day of Unity Aug 30 2014

8/30/2014 No, this is not Angel, but our own Yello Dyno taking a break from the hot sun at the recent Day of Unity held at the Brewer Complex here in Greenwood, SC.  Great way for us to increase awareness about our programs with the local community.  Thanks to Angel for representing us and enduring […]

Great turnout!!!

The weather was perfect and the turnout was overwhelming at our Re-dedication on Aug13, 2014.  A special thanks to Mayor Adams, Rep. Riley, and Senator Nicholson for taking an active part in the ceremony.