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Private Violence Film Screening in Portland

Date: Monday, September 22nd

Time: Reception at 6:00pm, Film at 7:00pm 

Location: Hannaford Hall on the USM Campus 

Event Description: Co-Presented by SPACE Gallery, Family Crisis Services, Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence, USM Women and Gender Studies Program, and USM Campus Safety Project with additional sponsorship from Aurora Provisions and Flora Bliss at Broadturn Farm. FREE to the public. 

To view the film trailer, visit the PRIVATE VIOLENCE website

Hope & Justice Project Co-Hosts Safe Homes Aroostook Fun Run/Walk

Date: May 4, 2014

Time: 1:00-5:00

Location: Gentile Hall, University of Maine Presque Isle Campus

Event Description: Together with Homeless Services of Aroostook, Hope and Justice Project is hosting Safe Homes Aroostook, an event to raise community awareness and funds to support two organizations that work to ensure safe homes for everyone in “the County.” This community, family-friendly event will get people MOVING while helping two important service agencies in Aroostook County. The proceeds from registrations and donations/sponsorships are divided evenly and go directly to Hope and Justice Project and Homeless Services of Aroostook. 

For more information, visit the Safe Homes Aroostook website, or contact the Hope and Justice Project

Safe Voices Hosts Annual Walk/Run 5K to End Domestic Violence

Date: June 1, 2014

Time: Registration begins at 8:00 am. See below for full details.

Location: Simard-Payne Memorial Park, Lewiston

Event Description: This year’s annual Walk/Run to End Domestic Violence will take place on June 1, 2014 at Simard-Payne Memorial Park in Lewiston. This will be the first year featuring a run, in addition to the walk. The 5K and walk will be on separate courses. Registration will begin at 8:00 am. The 5K run will begin at 9:00 and the walk will begin at 10:00. Events in the park will last until noon. The Maine Game Wardens, stars of the hit show North Woods Law, will be participating in the 5K and tabling at the event.

Registration for the race is $20.  There is no fee for the walk.  To register for the 5K, please visit the Safe Voices website and follow the links: If you have questions, please contact Safe Voices