To participate in this event wearing the t-shirt to show your support to
NO to Domestic Violence
please register by October 8th, 2017.
5K Run / Walk
The Melting Pot
October is the National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Let's make a difference in the lives of people who had been abused and neglected by participating in this fundraising event for Tokens of Care, a charitable nonprofit organization, that delivers hope by visiting and providing gifts to people at shelters and at temporary housing.
USATF (USA Track & Field) certified course
3rd Annual Fundraising event
Hosted by: Tokens of Care
Did you know?
• 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men have experienced some form of physical violence by an intimate partner.
• On a typical day, domestic violence hotlines receive approximately 21,000 calls, approximately 15 calls every minute.
• Intimate partner violence accounts for 15% of all violent crime.
• 72% of all murder-suicides involved an intimate partner; 94% of the victims of these crimes are female.
75% of women who are killed in domestic violence homicides are murdered after they leave or in the process of leaving.
Source: InterAct Raleigh
THE RALEIGH CO-OP
October 28th, 2017
The Green at
Chapel Hill, NC 27516