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June 1, 2016

The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) is proud to partner with the Wear Orange campaign for the second annual National Gun Violence Awareness Day on June 2, 2016. NNEDV joins the more than 300 influencers, corporations, mayors, partner organizations, and a series of iconic landmarks across the country to Wear Orange on June 2.

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May 19, 2016

The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) recognizes today, May 19, as Asian Pacific Islander (API) HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Within the API population, the rate of new HIV cases increased 15 percent in three years between 2002 and 2005. [1] In many Asian communities, discussion of disease and sexuality are considered unacceptable, making safe space to talk about HIV and other STIs few and far between. Societal barriers, such as the interpretation of using condoms as a marker of infidelity, can create obstacles for those trying to build an environment of open communication about safe HIV practices. [1]

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May 17, 2016

May 17th is International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia day and the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) joins other anti-violence groups in supporting the safety of the LGBTQ community and opposing initiatives and policies that place members of the LGBTQ community in danger. 

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May 11, 2016

The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) recently joined crucial conversations about how women and girls of color in the United States are disproportionately impacted by institutional racism. Two events were held on Thursday, April 29 to address the extent of these issues and how to empower women and girls of color.

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May 9, 2016

Hair Cuttery and the National Network to End Domestic Violence Bring Awareness and Smiles to Thousands

Vienna, Va., May 9, 2016 – Hair Cuttery, the largest family-owned and operated chain of hair salons in the country, today announced the donation of 55,000 haircuts to benefit survivors of domestic violence. Partnering for the past three iterations of the May Share-A-Haircut program, Hair Cuttery and the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) have donated 166,000 free haircuts valued at $3.65 million since 2014.

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May 2, 2016

This Sunday May 8, 2016, we celebrate Mother’s Day. Moms have an incredible impact on our lives. To honor the amazing women who have helped shape and impact each of our lives, we have a challenge for you: describe your mom in just one word and share it with us on social media using #MyMom1Word and #MiMamá1Palabra.

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