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RCASA’s Wednesday Outreach: The Year in Review

In Sexual Assault Awareness on December 1, 2010 at 8:00 am

It’s been a busy year for RCASA in regards to outreach events and we’ve  got our volunteers to thank for that. Our volunteers hard work and dedication has  increased our presence in the  community and helped us nurture our relationships within our district. We’ve also worked hard to blog about great programs and current events, so that our readers have a better understanding of what’s going on in our industry. Listed below our some of the events we were involved in this year;

January

  • National Stalking Awareness Month

February

March

  • Family Fair at Caroline MS – Large vendor fair and lots of free services
  • Vagina Monologues at Germanna

April

  • Sexual Assault Awareness Month
  • Walk a Mile
  • Take Back the Night
  • Family Fun Day. This year’s Family Fun Day is scheduled for Sunday, April 24, 2011.
  • Child Abuse Prevention Month
  • Northern Neck Disabilities Awareness Fair
  • UMW Annual Multi Cultural Fair – This year’s fair is scheduled for April 9, 2011.
  • Golds Gym Health Fair

May

  • King George YMCA 5k Run/Walk
  • RCDV 5K Run/Walk
  • Hazel Hill Block Party

June

  • Boys and Girls Club Annual Teen Summit
  • Intuit Wellness Fair
  • Caroline County Fair

July

  • ADay to Celebrate – Disability Resource Center

August

  • National Night Out – All Counties – annual event celebrates the yearlong crime prevention efforts of neighborhoods united against crime, drugs and violence.
  • Bragg Hill Community Day Celebration
  • Pride Festival
  • UMW Community Service Fair

September

  • Harambee 360 Experimental Theatre, Inc. Black Arts Festival
  • Baron P. Braswell II Run/Walk Against Teen Violence
  • King George County Volunteer Fair
  • United Way Day of Caring
  • CFC Agency Fairs
  • Learn and Serve Annual Community Partnership Fair 

October

  • Mary Washington Hospital Living United Community Day
  • Mary Washington Hospital Family Fun Day
  • Bowling Green Annual Harvest Festival
  • Bragg Hill Youth Forum
  • Habitat for Humanity Annual Harvest Festival
  • RCDV Annual Candlelight Vigil 

November

  • Annual America Recycles Week
  • Annual Service Learning Day
  • Military Appreciation Day – The Virginia Wounded Warrior Program
  • Caregivers Symposium – Partners in Aging

December

  • VDAY’S A MEMORY, A MONOLOGUE A RANT AND A PRAYER: WRITINGS TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN & GIRLS-  Germanna Community College’s Introduction to Women in the Humanities

In the upcoming year we will continue to strive to increase our presence and outreach our community about our services. We’re always interested in what other agencies are doing and helping out, so if you have an event planned give us a call, we’d love to offer our support.

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