September 22, 2015
From September 15 through October 15, the United States celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month, which recognizes the contributions of Hispanic and Latin American people and celebrates their heritage and culture.
September 14, 2015
NNEDV Invites You to Join the National Week of Action from October 19-23, 2015!
- Monday, October 19 - Talk to a Friend about Domestic Violence
- Tuesday, October 20 - Join our Twitter chat on DV & Housing at 3 PM (EST)
- Wednesday, October 21 - Donate to or Volunteer with NNEDV, your State/Territory Coalition, or Local Program
- Thursday, October 22 - Wear Purple for #PurpleThursday
- Friday, October 23 - Call on Congress for Common-Sense Gun Legislation
September 12, 2015
Top DC-Metro Chefs and Mixologists Unite to End Domestic Violence
WASHINGTON, DC – Presented by Google and Facebook, the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) is partnering with top DC, Maryland, and Virginia chefs and mixologists to bring Chefs Take a Stand to our nation’s capital this fall. This one-of-a-kind event combines three ingredients Washingtonians simply cannot pass up: top-notch food & creative cocktails, the opportunity to see & be seen, and an important social cause – ending domestic violence.
August 13, 2015
Following the murder of Monica Butler Johnson in Geismar, LA over the weekend, Ascension Parish Sheriff Jeff Wiley advised victims of domestic violence to arm themselves and “drop him before he gets into your house.” This advice contradicts numerous research studies showing that the presence of firearms greatly increases danger to the victim  where there has been domestic violence.
August 4, 2015
The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) is excited to announce our newest online resource, the App Safety Center. The App Safety Center provides tips, information, and resources for the safe development and use of smartphone apps addressing domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, harassment, and stalking.