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Benefit performance to support victims of family violence

Black Fox Belly Dance will host "Shimmy for the Shelter," a benefit performance event to support women and children who are threatened by domestic violence, sexual assault and economic crises. The third annual event will be held on Saturday, June 25, from 7-10 p.m. at The Vintage Theatre, 7 Vintage Avenue, Winston-Salem, NC. Shimmy for the Shelter is [...]

BB&T invests in children and families in Forsyth County

BB&T 2016 Lighthouse Project Photo Gallery Family Services, Forsyth County’s agency for helping the most vulnerable children and families improve their situations, received a generous boost from the BB&T Corporation, which selected the agency as a recipient of its 2016 Lighthouse Project. "We are very grateful to BB&T and to their employees for donating a generous amount [...]

Cone Health Employee Pays-it-Forward through Family Services

Joy Johnson turned an ordinary day into something special at Family Services’ Gateway offices. She delivered five boxes of brand new sheets and towels, soft toys, and other items that will benefit women and children who seek shelter from domestic violence, sexual assault and abuse. And, she delivered something else: a message about the power [...]

Holiday support offers hope

Generous donations helped make the season a little brighter for women and children who sought refuge at Family Services Shelter over the holidays. Area businesses, churches, and individuals coordinated fundraisers and collection drives that resulted in much needed items for displaced families and allowed the Safe Relationships division to replenish valuable resources for ongoing support [...]