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UN Women Feature Examines Human Trafficking Exploitation

Monday, January 9th, 2017

Human trafficking is a worldwide problem that affects people in cities, villages, towns and yes, even islands. UN Women, the United Nations organization dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women, examines coercion used by human traffickers and enslavers to trap victims in their video, “Don’t Let Yourself Become One of Them,” with English […]

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Self-Care Is Important for Us All!

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

With the recent elections here and on the mainland and the holidays fast approaching, we may be dealing with higher-than-usual stress levels. It is important to have positive responses, to keep your mind, body and spirit healthy. Read the National Domestic Violence Awareness Project’s great blog post with tips for good self-care on Tumblr:   

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New Board Members for WCSC

Friday, November 18th, 2016

Please join us in congratulating five new and returning volunteers to our board of directors for 2017: Lisa Harris Moorhead Claire Roker Xiomara Sanchez Barbie Walker Dr. Venné Williams We thank everyone for attending last night’s annual meeting. Special thanks to Reverend Qiyamah Rahman for sharing her findings on domestic violence intervention and prevention from her trip […]

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#BlackLivesMatter – We Need True Justice for All!

Friday, July 8th, 2016

The blog post by the staff of the National Network to End Domestic Violence’s resonated with us as we mourn the loss of life and are shocked by the injustice that continues to be revealed across the nation.  The consequences should confirm for us all that justice–without biased judgments–will be served when unnecessary and deadly […]

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Raliance – A New National Initiative to End Sexual Violence

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

“Raliance operates under a belief that sexual violence is preventable. We believe that if it can be learned, it can be unlearned.” –Sandra Henriquez, Executive Director, CALCASA-PreventConnect The National Sexual Violence Resource Center, CALCASA-PreventConnect and the National Alliance to End Sexual Violence have joined forces to create Raliance, a new initiative to end sexual violence […]

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“Changing Minds 2016 Film Series” Postponed

Thursday, June 16th, 2016

The film screening originally scheduled for tomorrow, June 17th, has been postponed. Further information about the project schedule will be shared as it develops.

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We Send You Strength, Orlando

Monday, June 13th, 2016

Our hearts are with you, Orlando. pic.twitter.com/7lQcXF31XC — Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost) June 12, 2016 [Image from @HuffingtonPost on twitter.com] We are saddened by the senseless gun violence and hate that wounded and took the lives of patrons and first responders at #Pulse in #Orlando. We send our thoughts and prayers to the survivors and surviving […]

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Thanks for the Women Race Memories, Hank!

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

For 31 years the Women Race has been chock-full of wonderful moments for “Racers” and supporters alike. Henry “Hank” Tonnemacher captured some very special memories at the 2015 race. We thank you for making those memories special. We’re truly grateful to Hank also for his support and for creating and sharing this awesome video with […]

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A Wonderful World!

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

If only we could see our world with only one race of people–the human race, with only one kind of people–humankind. And if, as humans, we could all just learn to race toward kindness. A very special thank you to our crisis counselor, Sheelene Gumbs, for sharing this awesome video from Unified Soul Theory on […]

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Building Community, Building Hope

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. This month and throughout the year, the St. Croix Child Abuse & Neglect Task Force encourages individuals and organizations to play a role in making St. Croix a better place for children and families, by ensuring that parents have the knowledge, skills and resources they need to care […]

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