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Support Dallas Victims on Giving Day – Sept. 14

Help support the mission of Dallas Victims of Crime by designating our organization on North Texas Giving Day.

https://northtexasgivingday.org/npo/dallas-victims-of-crime

What is North Texas Giving Day?

North Texas Giving Day is Communities Foundation of Texas’ annual 18-hour online giving extravaganza for North Texas nonprofits that is powered by creative nonprofits, social media activism, area wide collaboration, and of course you!

North Texas Giving Day’s goal is to help build awareness and support for nonprofits in the North Texas region.

Since 2009, Communities Foundation of Texas’ North Texas Giving Day has pumped more than $156 million, for over 2,500 local nonprofits, into the North Texas Community. In 2016, $37 million was raised through more than 142,000 gifts benefiting 2,518 nonprofits.

When is North Texas Giving Day?

Giving Day 2017 is Thursday, September 14, 2017 from 6 AM Central – Midnight. This year donors can schedule their gifts before North Texas Giving Day! Scheduled giving opens on September 7 at 8 am and goes through September 13 at midnight!

Where is North Texas Giving Day?

North Texas Giving Day is an online event. Most of the activity takes place via the NorthTexasGivingDay.org website

https://northtexasgivingday.org/npo/dallas-victims-of-crime

Advanced Leadership Training on Domestic Violence

Advanced Leadership Training on Domestic Violence

Training sponsored by: Collin County Council on Family Violence

One of the nation’s leading experts in domestic violence will provide an exclusive training for local leadership within Law Enforcement. Don’t miss this opportunity to enhance your knowledge and expand your response to domestic violence cases.

Training Overview:
Mark Wynn will present an overview of the dangerousness, complexity and liability risk to officers and departments when dealing with domestic violence. Utilizing existing case laws of “failure to protect” suits, this training will also help agencies manage liability within their departments. Further, Mr. Wynn will discuss agency policies and practices that may help increase officer safety when responding to calls for service.

Free TCOLE Hours Provided for Law Enforcement: sponsored by Collin College Law Enforcement Academy

  • Liability
  • Officer Safety
  • Assessing Threats of Domestic Violence Perpetrators

Collin College Preston Ridge Campus Conference Center 9700 Wade Blvd
Frisco, TX 75035
September 26th, 2017 1:00pm-4:30pm

Register today at: https://advancedleadership2017.eventbrite.com

Dallas VOC Supports Pride

Victims of Crime are once again being represented by the Dallas Allstars in the 34th Alan Ross Freedom Parade on Sunday Sept. 17th, 2017 at 2pm. This years theme is “Stand up, Speak out” and the Allstars have a performance you won’t want to miss. The Allstars group has won 3 first place awards the last 3 years in multiple categories including “Best Performing Group” and “Best Social Commentary”. This years theme will delight the senses, inspire the audience, and show support for victims rights and the LGBTQ community.

Q: Why does Dallas Victims of Crime march in the parade, are you a LGBTQ non-profit? 

A: Dallas Victims of Crime supports everyone in the community regardless of race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, religion, disability, etc. Hate crimes are unfortunately all too real. Our organization stands with all victims of crime to raise awareness and we want the community to know they can turn to Dallas Victims of Crime for help.

Q: How can I help?

A: For this event we need 15 volunteers that can walk with us in the parade and provide water to the performers. If you can’t march then Donations to help pay for supplies such as food and water for the performers and volunteers are always appreciated.

Q: Where can I learn more?

A: There is a lot of detailed information about the parade and Pride events at http://www.dallaspride.org. If you’d like more information about Dallas Victims of Crime you may contact us here

Shop Amazon and Support Charities

If you regularly shop at Amazon but haven’t heard about the Amazon Smile program then you have an opportunity to help your community. Amazon gives 0.5% of all proceeds to a charity you select when you shop using Smile.Amazon.com. The prices and items you shop for are the same, the only difference is that Amazon will give 0.5% to the charity you select! It’s a great way to support your community. Be sure to always use Smile.Amazon.com, the mobile app and purchases through www.Amazon.com do not count toward the program.

 

 

Try these 2 easy ways to start with a smile. Learn about AmazonSmile

Bookmark AmazonSmile now by pressing Control B on your keyboard.

2. Install the Amazon Assistant

Get easy access to Product Comparisons, Deal of the Day, and time-saving shortcuts, which all link to smile.amazon.com.

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