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DAWN supporters make a remarkable difference for the domestic violence survivors we serve while helping to build a safer South King County by attending our two annual fundraising events. Returning Dignity Breakfast takes place each spring, and highlights inspiring stories of survivors. Our benefit auction and gala, An Evening of Promise, will be held October 5, 2019 bringing together loyal DAWN donors and new friends to support our outreach to survivors and our community education. Please learn more about both events and join us as a guest, a table captain or a sponsor.
The Center for Peaceful Communities is now officially opened in our new Kent location. We held a Grand Opening and ribbon cutting with the Kent Chamber of Commerce on May 10th, 2017. The ribbon was cut by our Executive Director Peg Coleman and the Kent Mayor, Suzette Cooke. With about 80 people in attendance from the local Civic and Business communities, as well as our Board of Directors, Staff, and Donors we welcomed in this new phase in Dawn's journey.…Find out more »
Join Dawn on June 3rd at the Kent International Festival at Showare Center. Our staff will be there from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Come out and celebrate the vast diversity of Kent all in one location.Find out more »
We are thrilled to be the recipient of a fundraiser through glassybaby in June. 10% of sales from this event will be donated to dawn. If you can't make it to the showing... use giving code 'dawn' until June 24th to take part in the fun online. See the flyer for the event by clicking this link glassybabyFind out more »
Come out and visit our booth at Kent Cornucopia Days. The 3 day community festival runs July 14 -16th in downtown Kent. It's a fun family event with a ton of activities for the little ones.Find out more »
Join us for a Fall Fashion Show at Divalani Style in Bellevue. A portion of the proceeds will go to domestic violence survivors at DAWN. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 253-893-1612 for more information.Find out more »
Support survivors of domestic violence at the 3rd Annual Bubba's BBQ Fundraiser! There will be live music, BBQ, Raffles and prizes. All money raised at this event will go towards new playground equipment and other needs at the children's annex at the Shelter. They will also collect school supplies for the kids at DAWN. We hope to see you there!Find out more »
Join survivors of domestic violence at our new Art Therapy Group. This 8-week session will provide a creative outlet in a safe environment for women to work on art. All materials are provided at no cost. Participants must complete an intake prior to attending the first group. Contact Laura at 253-893-1623 for more information.Find out more »
The annual WMFHA Chili Cookoff is Saturday October 28th! Come on down to the Tukwila Community Center from 11:30 - 3:00 pm to sample some of the best Chili in the Northwest! There will be fun and games for kids and adults of all ages. Costume Contests too! Tickets are $15 and include one raffle ticket for amazing prizes! Kids 12 and under are free. Proceeds from this fun family event go to help the survivors of domestic violence that…Find out more »
If interested in Sponsorship at this year's auction or to join the auction committee please contact Erin at 253-893-1612.Find out more »
According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men have been abused by their intimate partner. In 2018 alone, DAWN provided an estimated 20,000 services (duplicated) and answered 5,700 calls on our emergency crisis line. How can YOU help? Come join us on May 30th at 7am for breakfast at the Hotel Interurban with special guest, Dee Gordon of the Seattle Mariners, to learn more about how DAWN is working to support…Find out more »