October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The Domestic Violence Hotline is hosting challenges throughout the month to encourage others to raise awareness for the cause. One of the challenges is to share the signs of abuse with others. I figured … Continue reading
I wrote about Brave Woman a couple weeks ago. Today I want to ask you all to join me in signing the Brave Woman pledge.
Pledge to stand up for women and children in trouble. Pledge to not turn a blind eye when you suspect something. Pledge to provide a listening ear to your friends and really listen. Pledge to support women who have left a relationship and are standing up for themselves.
These are all things that I pledge to do in 2012 and beyond because no woman or child should have to be in a situation where they are belittled, threatened, or put in harms way.
(Disclosure: This post has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias but all thoughts are my own. #CBias #BraveWoman)
Did you know that one in four women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime? With that statistic I think it’s safe to say that everyone who reads this post has either experienced violence or has a loved one or … Continue reading