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The Our Community Matters program at Friends of the Family focuses on engaging the African American community and bringing increased awareness to the resources available for victims of domestic violence. Statistically, African American women are 35% more likely to experience domestic violence than women of other races. Cassandra Berry is the coordinator of the Our Community Matters program at Friends of the Family.
Be sure to save the date for these upcoming events hosted by the Our Community Matters Program. You can join the newsletter below to be the first to know about tickets and more throughout the year.
Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Healing Through the Arts
Thursday, October 11, 2018 | 7:00pm – 8:30pm | Patterson Appleton Arts Center
DCFOF OCM Black History Month Program | An Evening of Raised Awareness: The Rich Beauty of Our Heritage
Friday, February 22, 2019 | 7:00pm – 8:30pm | Patterson Appleton Arts Center
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