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  • Join us for March for Survivors by Pacific Source Health Plans

    Join us for March for Survivors by Pacific Source Health Plans

    March for Survivors kicks off Saving Grace’s Take Back the Night presented by Pacific Source Health Plans.

    In Oregon, more than half of all women and girls have experienced sexual violence. Despite these sobering statistics, we have the power to make a difference by using our voices to change the culture. That’s why Saving Grace is inviting Central Oregonians to “Embrace Your Voice”-- Take Back the Night on Friday, April 20th in downtown Bend with an evening full of awareness-raising activities to empower the community to take action against violence.

  • Hands Can Change the World Event in Madras - April 10. 2018

    Hands Can Change the World Event in Madras - April 10. 2018

    Join us on Tuesday, April 10th at 12 noon for our “Hands Can Change The World” Event at Madras City Hall. Hands Can Change the World is a brief ceremony to show your visible expression of commitment to efforts that will prevent and eliminate child abuse and sexual assault.

  • Saving Grace Offers Presentations on Healthy Teen Relationships - February 2018

    Saving Grace Offers Presentations on Healthy Teen Relationships - February 2018

    In honor of Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, Saving Grace is hosting two presentations designed to make these conversations easier and more effective – one for adults (including parents, teachers, and others) and one for middle and high school-aged youth.

  • Give Safety by Supporting the Saving Grace Police Line Campaign - November 2017

    Give Safety by Supporting the Saving Grace Police Line Campaign - November 2017

    This #GivingTuesday, Saving Grace is raising funds to ensure that someone is always there to answer our Police Line, connecting survivors with life-saving services. Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor, the first $12,000 in donations toward the Saving Grace Police Line will be matched dollar for dollar. The goal is to raise the $24,000 needed to fully fund this vital program.

  • Saving Grace receives $20,000 grant! - October 2017

    Saving Grace receives $20,000 grant! - October 2017

    This October, during Domestic Violence Awareness Month, The Mary Kay Foundation℠ awarded Saving Grace a $20,000 grant to further its efforts to combat domestic violence and provide crisis services throughout Central Oregon. The grant was one of 150 awarded to domestic violence shelters across the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Guam for a total of $3 million. This year’s highly sought-after grant slate brings the total investment in The Foundation’s annual shelter grant program to nearly $42 million.

  • Saving Grace hosts Let’s Talk About It: Where Do We Go From #MeToo?

    Saving Grace hosts Let’s Talk About It: Where Do We Go From #MeToo?

    #MeToo

    That simple but powerful message has been reverberating across social media over the past week as people raise awareness about the pervasiveness of sexual harassment and assault, particularly against women.

  • Survivors Use Art to Show What It’s Like to be “In Their Shoes” - 10/19/17

    Survivors Use Art to Show What It’s Like to be “In Their Shoes” - 10/19/17

    In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Saving Grace presents "In Their Shoes," an art exhibit highlighting the experiences of domestic violence survivors and their loved ones. For this exhibit, survivors and their supporters decorated footwear to show what it is like to walk in their shoes. Also included in the project are shoes created by students at Westside Village Magnet School as part of a project on empathy.

  • Saving Grace Seeks Participants for Volunteer Advocate Training - October 2017

    Saving Grace Seeks Participants for Volunteer Advocate Training - October 2017

    Saving Grace is currently accepting applications for its semi-annual advocacy training. This 40-hour training—held over three weeks in October—prepares volunteers to work directly with survivors of intimate partner violence and sexual assault seeking services from Saving Grace.

  • Saving Grace offers Dismantling Racism Workshop - September 2017

    Saving Grace offers Dismantling Racism Workshop - September 2017

    Saving Grace recognizes that in order to create communities without violence, we must also eradicate hate. In response to the violence in Charlottesville, Saving Grace is offering a community training on Dismantling Racism. This workshop will cover the history of racism in Oregon, how it operates through every aspect of society, and how we can respond to racism in our daily lives by using non-violent communication.

    Dismantling Racism
    Monday, September 18
    5:30-7:30 pm
    Downtown Bend Library, Brooks Room

  • A Party with Strings Attached benefitting Mary's Place - September 2017

    A Party with Strings Attached benefitting Mary's Place - September 2017

    Join us for an evening of great views, delicious food and wine, and local music as we support Mary's Place, Saving Grace's Supervised Visitation and Exchange Center. A Party with Strings Attached will take place at the Cap De View Ranch in Tumalo on Thursday, September 21 from 6 to 10 pm.