The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) is one of the most effective pieces of legislation enacted to end domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking, serving as the backbone of our nation’s response to these crimes.  VAWA revolutionized the way violent crimes against women are prosecuted and prevented, reshaped the way victims receive services, […]


 GEORGIA COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RECEIVES DONATION AT THE 1st Annual REGAL AWARDS  $7500 in support of GCADV’s work to end domestic violence GEORGIA COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RECEIVES DONATION AT THE 1st Annual REGAL AWARDS   $7500 in support of GCADV’s work to end domestic violence ATLANTA – Nationally and locally, Delta Sigma Theta […]


Press Release:  http://tiny.cc/dv2012release Full Report:  http://tiny.cc/dv2012report   Mary Kay Inc. World Headquarters                                                                     Contact: Addison, Texas 75001                                                                                                           Kathrina McAfee, 972-687-4355 www.marykay.com                                                                                                                  kathrina.mcafee@mkcorp.com                    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Mary Kay Identifies: Demand for Help is Up – Services, Funding and Prevention Programs are Down DALLAS (May 1, 2012) – Though many areas of life are recovering from […]


Legendary Grammy Award artist Gloria Gaynor is best known for her iconic hit, “I Will Survive,” an uplifting and empowering song of survival. For more than three decades, “I Will Survive” has been a beacon of hope for countless victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.  The film industry has featured “I Will Survive” on […]


GCADV is disheartened to report that H.R. 4970, the harmful House version of a bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act, passed the U.S. House of Representatives on May 16 by a vote of 222 to 205.  Rather than take up a House bill crafted similarly to the bipartisan Senate VAWA reauthorization bill (S.1925), […]


GCADV is extremely excited to participate and help lead in the new Georgia Gives initiative – an effort to empower nonprofits to deliver greater impact and enhanced services in our communities by increasing individual philanthropic giving in Georgia and raising awareness of the state’s nonprofit sector. Georgia Gives Day inspires individuals to donate to participating nonprofits […]


The U.S. House of Representatives is set to vote NEXT WEEK on a harmful alternative bill for Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) reauthorization, the Cantor-Adams bill (HR 4970).  Please contact your Congressman and urge him to vote NO on HR 4970!  Ask him to, instead, support a bill like the bipartisan Senate Bill (S.1925) that protects […]


Release:  http://tiny.cc/dv2012release Mary Kay Inc. World Headquarters                                                                       Contact: Addison, Texas 75001                                                                                                            Kathrina McAfee, 972-687-4355 www.marykay.com                                                                                                                   kathrina.mcafee@mkcorp.com                    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   While Signs of Economic Recovery Persist, Domestic Violence on the Rise Nationwide Mary Kay Identifies: Demand for Help is Up – Services, Funding and Prevention Programs are Down DALLAS (May 1, 2012) – Though many […]


Please contact your U.S. Representative before May 8 and ask them to OPPOSE the Cantor-Adams proposal (H.R. 4970) and to SUPPORT H.R. 4271 for the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act! Georgia’s U.S. Representatives need to hear loud and clear that all victims should be protected and that victim service providers cannot endure additional […]


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