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Women Against Abuse just won the 2017 Lipman Family Prize (plus $250K) funding

May 1, 2017 12:25 pm

Women Against Abuse just won the 2017 Lipman Family Prize (plus $250K)

The Center City domestic violence service provider is the first Philly nonprofit to win the international award, administered by Wharton.
WOAR is lighting up Boathouse Row in teal for four days this month results

Apr. 4, 2017 11:06 am

WOAR is lighting up Boathouse Row in teal for four days this month

Women Organized Against Rape is doing it to increase awareness of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. It's pricey, though.
Women Against Abuse is a Lipman Family Prize honoree funding

Mar. 21, 2017 8:12 am

Women Against Abuse is a Lipman Family Prize honoree

The domestic violence service provider stands to win $250,000 in unrestricted funds.
Why Temple is no longer taking part in the annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes march results

Mar. 14, 2017 10:19 am

Why Temple is no longer taking part in the annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes march

Instead, the university will be hosting its own, more inclusive version of the march on March 29 with WalkTU to raise awareness for ending sexual violence.
GlaxoSmithKline just awarded 10 Philly nonprofits $40K each funding

Nov. 21, 2016 10:48 am

GlaxoSmithKline just awarded 10 Philly nonprofits $40K each

Youth sports, safety, housing and community health were the areas of interest this year for the healthcare company.
Here’s how Philadelphia plans to better address domestic violence people

Oct. 6, 2016 12:43 pm

Here’s how Philadelphia plans to better address domestic violence

Azucena Ugarte, the city's first director of domestic abuse strategies, wants more training and better cross-departmental communication.
What can men do to stop domestic abuse? people

Sep. 22, 2016 3:01 pm

What can men do to stop domestic abuse?

Watch Lutheran Settlement House's Men Can campaign champions Omar Woodard and Josh Maxwell tell you in their Around the Corner interview.
I used to think yoga was for the birds. Then I tree posed with two social entrepreneurs method

Aug. 10, 2016 9:12 am

I used to think yoga was for the birds. Then I tree posed with two social entrepreneurs

PLUSgives sells artisinal yoga mats, donating a portion of the proceeds to three local nonprofits. Here's how they're tweaking the traditional "buy one get one" model — with art and yoga.
This competition is putting recovery on a big stage with a microphone purpose

Mar. 14, 2016 9:29 am

This competition is putting recovery on a big stage with a microphone

Recovery Idol (yes, inspired by American Idol) is a talent competition featuring acts recovering from addiction, mental health issues and domestic abuse.
#MenCan2015 wants Philly men to speak out against domestic violence purpose

Aug. 10, 2015 9:53 am

#MenCan2015 wants Philly men to speak out against domestic violence

Lutheran Settlement House will host the MEN CAN (Prevent Family Violence) Rally on October 1.

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