City Council Honors Ten Domestic Violence Organizations

In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the City Council honored 10 DV organizations during the ceremonials prior to last week’s stated meeting. Melissa presented a proclamation to New York Latinas Against Domestic Violence for the 10th anniversary of the Brides’ March and the Women’s Caucus honored nine service providers, including El Barrio/East Harlem-based Violence Intervention Program (VIP).

 

Photo by William Alatriste.

 

More photos to come!

Also, this week, we will be presenting awards to the winners of our domestic violence awareness school art contest at the Young Women’s Leadership School and the Renaissance School of the Arts. Check back for more info!

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