March 2013

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...

Safe Horizon Supports the Launch of NO MORE - a New National Symbol for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Posted on: Thursday, March 14, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, NO MORE, Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault

On Wednesday, March 13, 2013, Safe Horizon, along with other major domestic violence and sexual assault prevention organizations across the U.S., joined forces with corporate leaders, branding experts, celebrities, athletes and advocates to launch the first unifying branding symbol for...

WABC Eyewitness News’ Here and Now Interviews Safe Horizon’s Carolyn Strudwick

Posted on: Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Carolyn Strudwick, WABC, Eyewitness News, Here and Now, Human Trafficking, Domestic Trafficked

On Sunday March 10, Safe Horizon’s Carolyn Strudwick was featured on WABC Eyewitness News’ Here and Now, a weekly one hour program dedicated to covering the issues and interests of the African-American community in the New York tri-state area. Carolyn...

HOT 97’s Street Soldiers Discusses Domestic Violence with Safe Horizon’s Juanito Vargas

Posted on: Friday, March 8, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Juanito Vargas, HOT 97, Street Soldier, Lisa Evers, Domestic Violence

On Sunday, March 3, HOT 97, the largest urban radio station in the U.S., featured Safe Horizon’s Associate Vice President of Community Programs and Hotlines, Juanito Vargas, on its Public Affairs show, Street Soldiers. The focus of the piece surrounded...

Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang Stands with Speaker Quinn and Congresswoman Maloney to Promote Women’s Equality Agenda

Posted on: Friday, March 8, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, International Women’s Day, Christine Quinn, Carolyn Maloney, Jessica Lapping, Women’s Equality Agenda, Governor Cuomo

In honor of International Women’s Day on Friday, March 8, Safe Horizon joined Speaker Christine C. Quinn, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, Council Member Jessica Lappin and other advocates at a rally in support of Governor Cuomo’s Women’s Equality Agenda. Safe Horizon...

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...

Safe Horizon’s Avaloy Lanning to Speak at NGO Commission on the Status of Women Forum Parallel Event

Posted on: Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Avaloy Lanning, Trafficking, NYATN

On Thursday, March 7, Avaloy Lanning, Senior Director of Safe Horizon’s Anti-Trafficking Program, will be among the speakers at New York Anti- Trafficking Network’s NGO Commission on the Status of Women Forum Parallel Event, “Promoting Human Rights and Ending Trafficking...

Crane & Canopy and Safe Horizon Join Together to Raise Awareness for Domestic Violence and Give the Gift of “A Safe Night’s Sleep”

Posted on: Monday, March 4, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Crane & Canopy, Domestic Violence, Shelters

Crane & Canopy, an innovative online home décor company, announced today a partnership with Safe Horizon, the largest domestic violence victims’ services provider and shelter network in the U.S. Crane & Canopy joins Safe Horizon’s effort by giving victims of...

Safe Horizon’s Liz Roberts and Carolyn Strudwick Discuss VAWA and its Impact on the LGBT Community with VelvetPark

Posted on: Monday, March 4, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Liz Roberts, Carolyn Strudwick, Violence Against Women Act

VAWA, the Violence Against Women Act, has been passed by the Senate and has now moved to the House for consideration, where it is facing heated, bigoted, misogynistic, and homophobic attacks from conservative congressmen who oppose the included protections for...

Safe Horizon Applauds House Passage of Violence Against Women Act

Posted on: Monday, March 4, 2013

Safe Horizon Applauds House Passage of Violence Against Women Act omega replica rolex replica Trafficking Victims Protection Act included as an amendment in today’s reauthorization The House voted today to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act, which will help...

Safe Horizon’s Liz Roberts and Avaloy Lanning Featured on 106.7 Lite FM

Posted on: Monday, March 4, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Liz Roberts, Avaloy Lanning, 106.7 Lite FM, WLTW NY, Domestic Violence, Human Trafficking

On Sunday, February 24, 106.7 Lite FM, WLTW NY featured an interview with Safe Horizon’s Chief Program Officer Liz Roberts and Avaloy Lanning, Senior Director of the Anti-Trafficking Program. The interview highlighted how Safe Horizon assists survivors of domestic violence...

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