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BECOME A VOLUNTEER SEXUAL ASSAULT ADVOCATE!

We just set the date for our bi-annual Sexual Assault Advocacy Training! Please join us and become a volunteer sexual assault advocate with our agency and support survivors of assault in our community. SATURDAY FEBRUARY 17TH 9:00AM – 4:00PM Email volunteer@dvpshelter.org to RSVP or for more info. We rely on  volunteers to assist our agency […]

GRANT RECEIVED FROM THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE TO FURTHER PROTECTIVE EFFORTS WITHIN OUR COURT ADVOCACY DEPARTMENT

Grant Awarded to Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Center by The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee   RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Tenn. Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Center receives a $5,000 grant from The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, a charitable organization dedicated to enriching the quality of life in the 40 middle Tennessee counties it serves. […]

EVERY GIFT COUNTS | help us meet our end of year goal!

We are SO close! but we still need your help to serve more people in need.   Would you be willing to make a special end of year donation of $25, $50, $100, or whatever you can afford to help us meet our goal? These funds go directly to safety and healing services for those in […]

BOOTS & BREWS 2017; A SUCCESSFUL AND LIVELY EVENT, THANKS TO YOU!

Boots & Brews was a successful and lively event, held on October 26th, 2017 at Copper Ridge Event Venue. The event drew over 200 in attendance and support of the benefit party for our agency, Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Center. Thank you to all who sponsored, supported, planned, volunteered, and of course, attended our […]

LAST CALL! BOOTS & BREWS, A COMMUNITY BENEFIT PARTY

THURSDAY 10/26 $40 IN ADVANCE | $45 AT THE DOOR WHILE SUPPLIES LASTS GET YOUR TICKETS HERE!          It’s here! Boots & Brews is THIS THURSDAY OCT 26TH 6PM-9PM Enjoy a fun, boot-scootin’ night of good ole’ honky tonk music, craft beer, and BBQ that will benefit a meaningful cause, your local Domestic Violence & Sexual […]

YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS THIS! BOOTS & BREWS – A COMMUNITY BENEFIT PARTY

Howdy! Get your tickets now for the 1st annual Boots & Brews and help us give domestic violence and sexual assault “the boot” in Rutherford County! Enjoy a fun, boot-scootin’ night of good ole’ honky tonk music, craft beer, and BBQ that will benefit a meaningful cause, your local Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Center. […]

JOIN US! OCTOBER IS NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH – 4 EVENTS JUST FOR YOU

Addressing the issue of domestic violence in our community is necessary to effectively prevent it. In order to foster healthy communities it takes us all to partner with local agencies, groups, and individuals through awareness campaigns, civic events, and joining together to raise our voices. Join us this October for Domestic Violence Awareness Month!   […]

ARTS BUILD COMMUNITIES GRANT FOR THESE HANDS – HOPE AND HEALING PROJECT TO SHOWCASE DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE SURVIVORS

Rutherford County, Tenn. Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Center was awarded a $2,000 grant from Tennessee Arts Commission and Arts Build Communities (ABC) for “These Hands – Hope and Healing,” a photographic journal project that showcases domestic violence and sexual assault survivors. The Tennessee Arts Commission’s mission is to cultivate the arts for the benefit […]