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Purple Purse Challenge Fundraising for Domestic Violence Awareness Month - (10/02 to 11/1/2018)
Oct. 2 - 31

During the month of October (Domestic Violence Awareness Month) Rise is participating in a national fundraising competition for domestic violence non-profits called the Purple Purse Challenge.  Donations made via our crowdfunding platform gives us the eligibility to win donations from the Allstate Foundation.  To maximize your donation and mark DVAM, go to https://www.crowdrise.com/o/en/campaign/riseny-purplepurse2018

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What is domestic violence?

Domestic Violence is a pattern of coercive behavior. This pattern can include abuse of various sorts of one family member by another including:

Perpetrators of domestic violence have a goal to establish and maintain power and control over their partners and/or other family members.

This violence affects people in every racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic group and includes people of all ages who have lived together or who have had an intimate relationship.

Domestic violence often escalates in severity and frequency over time and can have serious health and psychological ramifications.

How can you learn more?

Representatives from Rise are available to speak to community organizations about domestic violence and our services.

For more information, call 6O7.748.7453.

For additional information: www.opdv.ny.gov/whatisdv