Monthly Archives: September 2013

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Winston Salem Journal Opinion-Guest Columnist: Susan Browder on losing a daughter to domestic violence

Domestic violence doesn’t play favorites. The truth is domestic violence occurs in every neighborhood. In homes large and small. Every day, right here in our community. And its effects are almost always out of sight. That’s why, for those of us in healthy relationships, domestic violence is often out of mind. October is national Domestic [...]

By |September 30th, 2013|Categories: In the News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Leigh and Milind Dongre to Serve as Honorary Chairs
of 2013 Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®

Leigh and her husband Milind Dongre will serve as Honorary Co-Chairs of the 2013 Planning Committee for Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®, to be held on Saturday, September 28, 2013. The event, intended to increase awareness of, and ultimately end, gender-based violence against women, will be held one day after the one-year anniversary of [...]

By |September 27th, 2013|Categories: Updates|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

In Search of a Vision

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,” said the Cat. “I don’t much care where--” said Alice. “Then it doesn’t matter which way you go,” said the Cat. This exchange between Lewis Carroll’s characters is better known in its condensed version: “If you don’t know where you [...]

By |September 20th, 2013|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |0 Comments

Family Services President & CEO on Child Abuse and Helping Our Kids Campaign

President and CEO of Family Services Bob Feikema talks about child abuse and neglect, funding cuts and how to help. Listen

By |September 19th, 2013|Categories: In the News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

WBFJ Radio Features Family Services’ Ways to Work® as “Ministry of the Month”

WBFJ Radio (89.3FM and 103.5FM) has selected Family Services Ways to Work® as the station’s ministry of the month for September. The economic downturn has left many hard working adults with an empty bank account and a low credit score. When people try to get back on their feet, it can difficult to find work, [...]

By |September 1st, 2013|Categories: Updates|Tags: |0 Comments