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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Written by April Burgess-Johnson and Helpmate on . Posted in WOMEN LIVES

Please save the date for our annual Domestic Violence Awareness Month Vigil on Wed, October 16 from 5:15-6:30pm! Helpmate is once again collaborating with the YWCA MotherLove program for this event. It will be held at the YWCA of Asheville (185 S. French Broad Ave, next to Asheville Middle). The vigil officially starts at 5:30 and is open to the public. This year's event will include survivor testimony, a performance by Slam Asheville Youth Poets, a choreographed dance called "Break the Chain", and so much more! Councilman Marc Hunt will be present to announce the City of Asheville's Proclamation to end domestic violence. Please join us to honor victims and survivors! Office Phone: (828) 254-2968  Fax:(828) 254-0720  Crisis Line: (828) 254-0516

Cultural Events & Special Academic Programs at UNCA - Cultural Events & Special Academic Programs

Written by UNCA News Service on . Posted in FAIRS, FESTS &THINGS TO DO

Connecting the Arts and Our Community

Cultural Events & Special Academic Programs’ (CESAP) mission is to provide programming and services that serve as a bridge connecting our campus community of students, staff and faculty to our local, state, regional, national and international communities through the arts and non-credit academic programs.  REAL Events - Rediscovering Entertainment, Arts & Learning.

2015 Lake Junaluska Peace Conference November 12-15

Written by Lake Junaluska Community on . Posted in SPIRITUALITY

Longing for Peace / Exploring the Heart of God

Advance the work of reconciliation and peace by learning peace making and contemplative practices from the Abrahamic traditions. The 2015 Lake Junaluska Peace Conference leadership includes Dr. Sam Wells, Rabia Terri Harris, Rabbi Or Rose, and Yuval Ron. 

The Lake Junaluska Peace Conference is an ongoing response to God’s call to peacemaking and reconciliation.Affirming the community of Abrahamic faiths, the Peace Conference seeks to work in partnership with Christians, Jews, Muslims, and members of other religious traditions to advance the work of reconciliation and peace.


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