Since 1982, we have assisted over 17,000 victims of domestic violence in Scott and Carver Counties. Browse our site to find out more about us, how to get help, or how to get involved.

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  • 19th Annual Poinsettia Fundraiser

    Its Poinsettia Time! In November, Bachman’s will be arriving at Southern Valley for our annual fundraiser. You have a choice of red, white or pink poinsettias, every 7″pot has 2 beautiful plant!  Make sure you get your order in before it is to late! Last year we sold 693 plants, help us to break our record and reach a new all time high of 700 plants sold! (We would also be more than happy to surpass the 700 mark!) Buy a beautiful holiday plant for yourself, your parents, your kids, your neighbor, or even the mailman! Please help add a little beauty to the holidays with a Bachman’s Poinsettia! [...]

  • Holiday Gift Giving!

    Are you looking for a way to brighten someone’s holiday? Every year, Southern Valley Alliance for Battered Women asks for your help to make sure that the holidays are as bright as they can be for families dealing with domestic violence in Carver and Scott Counties. Through our Gifts of Hope event held each December, we are able to help mothers to see the excitement of their children as they open their holiday gifts. Please consider donating a gift to this event. See our “wish list” and please give what you can. Call 952-873-4214 for more information. Won’t you help make someone’s holidays bright? [...]

  • Help us to help others!

    What is November 13, 2014? Give to the Max day is a day for Minnesotans to come together to raise as much money as possible for nonprofits and schools in 24 hours. During last year’s Give to the Max Day, over $17 million was raised to benefit Minnesota nonprofits and schools. Soon, you can help nonprofits and schools raise millions of dollars again! Scheduled giving for a Give to the Max Day donation is now available! Southern Valley Alliance for Battered Women (SVABW) is participating in this statewide effort to encourage giving. Whether you give to SVABW or another of [...]

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