Over the last few months we have called upon all of you to help us reform domestic violence law, specifically the federal Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), S.1925. We have asked you to make phone calls, send emails and sign petitions. And you haven’t let us down. Thank you so much!
Today, we’d also like to recognize our volunteers.
We are honored to work with members of the Domestic Violence Legislative Project (DVLP), Campaign 2012, and the Countering Abuse Misinformation Project (CAMP).
Meet two of our volunteers:
DVLP member Relda Copning shared her son’s tragic story with the women of WAVE. She also called every senator to talk about VAWA. Sign Relda’s petition on false allegations of domestic violence: http://www.petition2congress.
CAMP member Gordon E. Finley, Ph.D. wrote a letter about VAWA to Washington DC’s The Hill. His letter “Time to Sunset Violence Against Women Act” was published on March 27: http://thehill.com/opinion/
This is just an example of the dedication that you can find across the country for domestic violence law reform.
Thank you all. You are the best!
Teri Stoddard, Program Director
Stop Abusive and Violent Environments
P.S. Help us grow our efforts… www.saveservices.org/