Articles with keyword "Ariel Zwang"

CEO Ariel Zwang's NYTimes Letter to the Editor on SCOTUS Ruling

Posted on: Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Keywords: Domestic Violence, Ariel Zwang

Domestic Violence RulingThe Opinion Pages New York TimesApril 1, 2014To the Editor:Re “Sweeping Ruling on Domestic Violence” (news article, March 27):As the country’s largest victim services organization, serving many thousands of survivors of domestic violence each year, Safe...

Marketplace Discusses the Difficulty of Counting Homeless Youth with Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang

Posted on: Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Keywords: Ariel Zwang, Homeless Youth

Why homeless kids are harder to countBy Sally HershipsMarketplace Morning Report July 30, 2013   The Urban Institute released a report this week on new techniques for counting homeless youth. While there are lot of charities and government organizations that want to help...

The Huffington Post Features Op-Ed by Safe Horizon’s Ariel Zwang on the Launch of the NO MORE Campaign

Posted on: Friday, March 15, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, Huffington Post, NO MORE, Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault

NO MORE: Putting An End To Domestic Violence Once And For AllBy Safe Horizon CEO Ariel ZwangWhile we are absolutely, truly delighted that President Obama signed the Violence Against Women Act last week, it's also clear that the legislation never...

Historic Victory: President Barack Obama Reauthorizes the Violence Against Women Act

Posted on: Thursday, March 7, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Violence Against Women Act, Ariel Zwang, President Obama

On Thursday, March 7, 2013, President Barack Obama signed into law the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). The legislation, which aims to protect the victims of domestic violence, was originally passed in 1994 but failed to be...

CBS News’ Crimesider Interviews Ariel Zwang on the Historic VAWA Reauthorization

Posted on: Thursday, March 7, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, Violence Against Women Act, CBS News, Crimesider, President Obama

President Obama signs Violence Against Women ActBy Julia DahlMarch 7, 2013On Thursday afternoon, President Obama signed into law the re-authorized Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). The act, originally passed in 1994, provides federal funding for programs and research aimed at...

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Calls on House Leaders to Reauthorize Violence Against Women Act

Posted on: Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, Violence Against Women Act, Kirsten Gillibrand

On Sunday, February 17, 2013, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang, lawmakers and domestic violence survivors joined together for a press conference to demand House action on the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). Last week...

Safe Horizon Applauds Senate Passage of Violence Against Women Act

Posted on: Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, Violence Against Women Act, Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act

Trafficking Victims Protection Act included as an amendment in today’s reauthorizationThe U.S. Senate voted on Tuesday, February 12, to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act, which will help protect tens of thousands of Americans from violence and abuse.  Similar to...

Safe Horizon’s Voices of Hope: Lessons Learned in the Fight to End Human Trafficking

Posted on: Thursday, February 7, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, Human Trafficking, ArtWorks for Freedom

Safe Horizon’s Voices of Hope: Lessons Learned in the Fight to End Human Trafficking  On Tuesday, February 5, 2013, government partners, funders and supporters of Safe Horizon gathered at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center for Safe Horizon’s Voices of...

Statement from Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang on the Passing of Former New York City Mayor Edward I. Koch

Posted on: Monday, February 4, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ed Koch, Ariel Zwang, Victim Services Agency, New York City, Mayor

“We are saddened to hear of the passing of former congressman and New York Mayor Edward I. Koch, whose wholehearted support and care for victims’ services helped establish Safe Horizon, then known as Victim Services Agency, in 1978. Our condolences...

Statement from Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang on the Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act

Posted on: Friday, January 4, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, VAWA, House of Representatives, Congress, Senate

“As the nation’s leading victim assistance organization, we know how important it is that victims of violence in need of emergency shelter, case management, counseling and other essential services can access these programs without delay.  The failure of the House...

Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang Blogs For NOMORE.org About Child Abuse

Posted on: Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Keywords: Ariel Zwang, NO MORE, Safe Horizon, Child abuse, Child Advocacy Centers

Say NO MORE: The Reality of Child AbuseOne in four girls and one in six boys are abused, usually at the hands of someone they know.As the nation’s largest victims’ services agency, working with hundreds of thousands of survivors of...

Statement from Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang on Governor Cuomo’s DNA Databank Expansion

Posted on: Thursday, March 15, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, Governor Cuomo, DNA Databank, All-Crimes DNA Bill, New York

 Safe Horizon congratulates Governor Cuomo and the State legislature for protecting New Yorkers from violence and crime by expanding the State’s DNA databank.Safe Horizon congratulates Governor Cuomo and the State legislature for protecting New Yorkers from violence and crime by...

Safe Horizon’s CEO Ariel Zwang Discusses Launch of New Spanish-Language Website with New York Daily News

Posted on: Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Latinos, New York Daily News, New York, Spanish, Website, Ariel Zwang, Crime Victims, Domestic Violence Victims, Child Abuse Victims

Safe Horizon launches new Spanish-language website to aid victims of violence and crime  Offers Latinos information on resources and services availableBy Albor RuizNew York Daily NewsSafe Horizon, the nation’s leading victims’ assistance organization, touches the lives of more than 250,000...

Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang Talks About Social Entrepreneurship in Citizen IBM Blog

Posted on: Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, nonprofit, social entrepreneurship, Ariel Zwang, Citizen IBM, social services, victim services, non-profit

Doing More With Less: Why Professional Management is Essential for Social Services ProvidersAriel ZwangCitizen IBMGoogle “social entrepreneurship,” and you’ll get more than three million hits. The common consensus that runs through the many definitions of this term is the belief...

Safe Horizon Supports Expansion of DNA Databank at Gov. Cuomo Press Conference

Posted on: Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Keywords: New York State Governor, DNA Databank, crime victims, Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, Governor Andrew Cuomo, All-Crimes DNA Bill, DNA evidence

Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang joined Lieutenant Governor Robert J. Duffy on February 14, 2012 to show support for Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s proposal to expand the state’s DNA Databank, which will help solve more crimes, bring justice to victims...

CBS News Radio Interviews CEO Ariel Zwang About Recent 2010 National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey Findings

Posted on: Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, CBS News Radio, Sexual Violence Survey

On Wednesday, December 14, 2011, Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang was interviewed by CBS News Radio regarding findings highlighted by the 2010 National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey. The newly released report, compiled by the Centers for Disease Control...

FastCompany.com: CEO Ariel Zwang Wields Private-Sector Tactics To Create Safe Horizon For Women & Children

Posted on: Monday, December 12, 2011

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, CEO Safe Horizon, CEO Ariel Zwang, Safe Horizon, domestic violence, victim services

Ariel Zwang Wields Private-Sector Tactics To Create Safe Horizon For Women & Children By Lydia DishmanSafe Horizon, the largest nonprofit provider of domestic-violence aid services in the U.S., is thriving under executive director Ariel Zwang, thanks to shrewd tactics she's...

CEO Ariel Zwang Discusses Issues Around Sexual Abuse on ABC Nightline

Posted on: Monday, November 14, 2011

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, sex abuse, child abuse, child sex abuse, Penn State

On Friday, November 11, ABC Nightline featured the subject of sexual abuse and issues surrounding the recent controversy at Penn State. Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang was interviewed to highlight common issues involving victims and the authority figures who abuse...

CEO Ariel Zwang Discusses Dominique Strauss-Kahn and “Blame the Victim” Mentality in Rape Cases

Posted on: Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Keywords: Dominique Strauss Kahn, DSK, rape victims, NYC rape, Safe Horizon, Safe Horizon CEO, Ariel Zwang, CEO Ariel Zwang, Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang

As updates continue about former IMF Chief Dominique Strauss Kahn and the accusations of rape against him, so does a "blame the victim" mentality that too often accompanies cases of rape and sexual assault. Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang talks...

CEO Ariel Zwang Joins Ray Kelly and Christine Quinn in NY1 Interview To Combat Domestic Violence

Posted on: Thursday, July 21, 2011

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Domestic Violence, New York City, NY1, Ariel Zwang, Ray Kelly, Christine Quinn, City Council, Bloomberg Administration

NY1 featured Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang, New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn and New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly on Inside City Hall on July 21, 2011. During the interviews, each discussed the “4 point DV Initiative”...

Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang Talks to Whom You Know

Posted on: Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Keywords: Safe Horizon CEO, Safe Horizon, Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang, CEO Ariel Zwang, Ariel Zwang, Safe Horizon Ariel Zwang

WhomYouKnow.com MOVERS AND SHAKERS: Ariel Zwang, Chief Executive Officer, Safe HorizonAriel Zwang is the CEO of Safe Horizon, the nation’s leading provider of services to victims of crime and abuse. Last year, Safe Horizon provided support, prevented violence, and promoted justice...

Safe Horizon's mission is to provide support, prevent violence and promote justice for victims of crime and abuse, their families and communities.

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