February 2013

Safe Horizon Recognized for Leadership on Violence Against Women at Nancy Pelosi Press Conference

Posted on: Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Nancy Pelosi, Violence Against Women Act, Keeli Sorensen

On Tuesday, February 26, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and other members of Congress held a press conference calling on the House Republican leadership to bring the bipartisan, Senate-passed Violence Against Women Act to the floor. During the press conference, Representative...

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 Horizonís 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...

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