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Countybank Foundation Donates to Beyond Abuse

Countybank Foundation Donates to Beyond Abuse Greenwood, SC – The Countybank Foundation recently presented Beyond Abuse with a donation of $10,000.00. Beyond Abuse is a non-profit organization that serves Abbeville, Greenwood and Laurens counties.  The mission of the organization is to lead the community beyond sexual violence and child abuse through awareness, advocacy and action. […]

Greenwood Municipal Federal Credit Union makes Donation

MEMBERS’ CONTRIBUTION, GO TOWARD BEYOND ABUSE  Each year GMFCU does a skip-a-payment program through the months of November, December, and January. This program gives their members the opportunity to skip one of their monthly loan payments. The funds collected through these months are split into different categories for donations to charities selected by the Board […]

Sexual Assault Protocol Approved by SC Attorney General

Good morning, It is with great pleasure that I announce our first multidisciplinary South Carolina Sexual Assault Protocol has been approved by the Attorney General of South Carolina.  This tool serves as a guide for SARTs across the state to develop community based sexual assault protocols to effectively meet the needs of sexual assault victims […]

Ballentine Ford Toyota – Fund Raising Opportunity

  A big THANK YOU to Ballentine Ford Toyota Beyond Abuse is one of the listed organizations for Ballentine Ford/Toyota’s annual August fundraiser.  A car buyer can select a charity to receive $200 donation for each new or used vehicle that is purchased.  This is only good for the month of August.  Please let all of your friends/family/coworkers […]

Beyond Abuse names new Executive Director

  The Board of Directors for Beyond Abuse has announced that Cathy Miller has been appointed Executive Director.  In this role, she will be responsible for development, implementation, funding and overall management of the on-going operations of the organization.  The appointment was effective June 16th, 2014.  Additionally, Charlotte Ehney, who served as interim director will […]

Registration Open – Interpersonal Violence Workshop

The 3rd Annual Collaborative Response to Interpersonal Violence Workshop will be help on May 14, 2014 in the James C. Self Conference Center at Piedmont Technical College.  Sessions begin at 9:oo am and include a legal track for law enforcement on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Cases; Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault 101; and Human […]

The Sexual Trauma & Counseling Center has become Beyond Abuse

Why “Beyond Abuse”? The results of a 2012 Organizational Assessment revealed a level of discomfort and confusion with regard to the agency name Sexual Trauma & Counseling Center and the child advocacy program name, The Child’s Place.  A Community Awareness ad hoc committee was formed in 2013 and charged with the responsibility of determining the […]