Boots & Boas is a great Run that lets you run for the cause for victims of domestic violence. Get your boots out from your closet and pick up a boa from the registration desk and get ready, set, RUN! Last year, The Alliance was the beneficiary of a $500.00 donation from this event. To registration go to: www.Active.com or at the registration booth the day of the race. Where: Purgatory Creek Park (by the Eden Prairie Mall) 13001 Technology Drove Eden Prairie, MN 55344 When: Saturday, September 6, 2014 Time: Dash: 9:00 am. and Run: 9:15 am. Cost: $25.00 thru [...]
A Benefit for Southern Valley Alliance for Battered Women The Chaska River City Days 5K run will be held on Saturday, July 26 with all proceeds donated to Southern Valley Alliance for Battered Women, a non-profit organization that has assisted over 17,000 victims of domestic abuse in Scott and Carver counties. The race begins and ends in downtown Chaska’s historic City Square Park. Registration is at 7:00 am. For more information visit the website www.ChaskaRiverCityDays.com We are also looking for a few volunteers to help out in the morning, if you are interested, please contact Martha or Anna at 952-873-4214.
If you have a listening ear and a real desire to assist victims of domestic violence, please consider becoming an Advocate for Southern Valley Alliance. As an Advocate, you will answer the crisis line from the comfort of your own home, be able to commit to two shifts per month and make a one year commitment. Free training begins on Saturday, September 20 from 8:30 to 3:30, with two additional evening training sessions to follow. Advocate training is a great way to gain valuable skills and build your resume, all while helping others. Contact Martha or Anna at 952-873-4214 for [...]