2017 CCSS Domestic Violence Awareness Month Event Calendar

2017 CCSS Domestic Violence Awareness Month Event Calendar

 

Date of Event:  Various dates Sept 22, 23, 29, 30 & Oct. 6, 7, & 8

Time of the Event:  9:00am – 12:00pm

Location: Tag Days will be outside of participating Jewel and Fresh Line Stores in Orland Park and Oak Lawn Sponsored by: The Auxiliary of Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Tag Day to support the Crisis Center for South Suburbia

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Karen Leluga 708-429-7255

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Date of Event: October 14, 2017

Time of the Event: 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Location: Moraine Valley Community College – 9000 College Pkwy, Palos Hills, IL 60465  Sponsored by: Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County & Will County

Event Description: Dance 4 Awareness www.ccssd4a.com

Purpose: In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, CCSS is hosting their 2nd Annual Dance for Awareness fundraiser. This fun-filled family event will not only raise awareness regarding domestic violence, but also provide outreach and education about healthy relations and introduce CCSS’s programs and services to new friends.

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia – Contact Kerri Twietmeyer 708-429-7255

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 Date of Event:  October 2 – October 31

Time of the Event: On-going thru 11:59pm October 31, 2017

Location: Donations can be made at: Neat Repeats Resale Stores 9028 W. 159th Street Orland Park, IL and 7026 W. 111th Street Worth, IL

or online at https://www.crowdrise.com/crisis-center-for-south-suburbia-purplepurse2017

Sponsored by Allstate Foundation Purple Purse Challenge

County Coverage: Nationwide Challenge

Event Description: Allstate Foundation Purple Purse Challenge – Ignite public awareness to the problem of domestic violence and fundraising for CCSS by joining the Allstate Foundations’ Purple Purse Challenge. The Purple Purse Challenge is a friendly fundraising competition that has raised nearly $5.5 million for nearly 200 national, state and local nonprofits and the survivors they serve since 2017

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Jay Capron 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  October 15, 2017

Time of the Event: 3:00 – 7:00 pm

Location: Growth Gathering Fellowship Gym – 10441 S. Racine, Chicago Samella Ramirez Event

County Coverage: Cook

Event Description: Samella Ramirez event – Ms. Ramirez is partnering with the Crisis Center for South Suburbia and is raising funds and awareness for victims of domestic violence and making a donation to CCSS

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Jay Capron 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  October 2, 2017

Time of the Event: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Location: Crisis Center for South Suburbia – 7700 Timber Drive,  Tinley Park IL 60477 – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Domestic Violence 101

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia 708-429-7255 ext 134

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Date of Event:  September 16, 2017 – October 24, 2017

Time of the Event: Every Tuesday from 6:00pm – 9:00pm and Every Saturday from 8:30am – 12:30pm

Location: Crisis Center for South Suburbia- 7700 Timber Drive, Tinley Park, IL 60477 – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: 40-hour Domestic Violence Training – Cost: $200 call for details

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  October 4, 5, and 6, 2017

Time of the Event:– Throughout the day

Location: Cafeteria @ Little Company of Mary Hospital – 2800 95th Street, Evergreen Park, IL 60805 – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: The Medical Advocates from Crisis Center for South Suburbia will have a resource table on each of those days in the cafeteria of LCMH to launch and promote DV Awareness Month and Silent Witness Exhibit.

Contact: Maria Cedeno, Director of Victim Services 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  October 4, 2017 (Wednesday)

Time of the Event:  9:30 am to 12:30pm

Location: Bridgeview Courthouse (Basement Conference Room), 10020 S. 76th Ave, Bridgeview IL – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Training: Victim and PAIP Services: Holistic Approach to Domestic Violence

Trainers: Maria Cedeño, Director of Victim Services & Tonya Schassburger, Director of Residential and Prevention Services

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Maria Cedeño, Director of Victim Services or Tonya Schassburger, Director of Residential and Prevention Services 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Friday, October 6, 2017

Time of the Event: 10:00am – 1:00pm

Location: Ronald McDonald House,  Oak Lawn IL  – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Counseling and Medical Advocacy Departments Giving Back to the Community – Both Counseling and Medical Advocacy Program Staff will be making and serving lunch at the Ronald McDonald House in Oak Lawn from 10am to 1pm as a team building activity and all staff will be wearing purple to promote DV Awareness Month.  All staff will pitch in to buy and prepare the meal at the Ronald McDonald House for the Parents of the sick children at Advocate Children’s Hospital.

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Maria Cedeno 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Thursday, October 19, 2017

Time of the Event: 7:00 to 9:00pm

Location: Saint Xavier University, 3700 W. 103rd St., Chicago, IL 60655

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Maria Cedeno, Director of Victim Services will be part of a Panel Discussion On Intimate Partner Violence, McGuire Hall at Saint Xavier University (This event is promoting DV Awareness Month and the Medical Advocacy Program at Little Company of Mary Hospital

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Maria Cedeno, Director of Victim Services              708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Monday, October 30, 2017

Time of the Event: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Location: St. Xavier University, 3700 W. 103rd St., Chicago, IL 60655 – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Maria Cedeno, Director of Victim Services will be training the Nursing Students at St. Xavier University to promote DV Awareness Month and DV 101 in a medical setting.

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Maria Cedeno, Director of Victim Services, 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Monday, October 2, 2017

Time of the Event: 10:00 am

Location: The Crisis Center for South Suburbia, 7700 S. Timber Dr., Tinley Park, IL 60477 – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Remember My Name Poem Reading and Candle Lighting with Missy Bolhuis and Residential Staff and Silent Witness Exhibit.

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Tonya Schassburger, Director of Residential Services – 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Time of the Event: 12:00 pm

Location: The Crisis Center for South Suburbia, 7700 S Timber Dr., Tinley Park, IL 60477 – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Remember My Name Survivor Celebration, Tonya and staff will cook a special lunch and service the clients.

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Tonya Schassburger, Director of Residential Services – 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Time of the Event: 2:00 pm

Location: The Crisis Center for South Suburbia, 7700 S. Timber Dr., Tinley Park, IL 60477 – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Remember My Name Art Project, Abby Moran and staff will provide facilitation.

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Tonya Schassburger, Director of Residential Service – 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Thursday, October 5, 2017

Time of the Event: 2:00 pm

Location: The Crisis Center for South Suburbia, 7700 S. Timber Dr., Tinley Park, IL 60477 – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Remember My Name and Pamper me day! Sarah Tygart and staff with outside vendors.

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Tonya Schassburger, Director of Residential Services – 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Friday, October 6, 2017

Time of the Event: 10:00 am

Location: The Crisis Center for South Suburbia, 7700 S. Timber Dr., Tinley Park, IL 60477 – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Remember My Name Inspiration Day! Sol and residential staff.

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Tonya Schassburger, Director of Residential Service – 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  October 25 and 26 2017

Time of the Event: 5:00pm – 9:00pm

Location: PAIP Group

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Silent Witness Exhibit

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Tonya Schassburger – 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Month of October

Time of the Event: 8:00 am

Location: Neat Repeat Resale – 7026 W. 111th Street., Worth, IL and 9028 W. 159th Street, Orland Park, IL – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Purple Purse raffle and promotion.

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Chris Beele, Director of Neat Repeats Resale Stores – 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Sunday, October 1 – 14, 2017

Time of the Event: 8:00 am

Location: Neat Repeat Resale – 7026 W. 111th Street., Worth, IL and 9028 W. 159th Street, Orland Park, IL – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: CCSS D4A Fundraiser Promotion until October 14.

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Chris Beele, Director of Neat Repeats Resale Stores – 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Time of the Event: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Location: Neat Repeat Resale, 7026 W. 111th Street., Worth, IL – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: DV101 training and Silent Witness Initiative Exhibit.

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Chris Beele, Director of Neat Repeats Resale Stores – 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Thursday, October 19, 2017 (TENTATIVE)

Time of the Event: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Location: Neat Repeat Resale, 7026 W. 111th Street., Worth, IL – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Volunteer Open House with DV Awareness Information table

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Chris Beele, Director of Neat Repeats Resale Stores – 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Saturday, October 21, 2017

Time of the Event: 9:00 am to 11:00 am

Location: Neat Repeat Resale, 9028 W. 159th Street, Orland Park, IL – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: DV101 Training and Silent Witness Initiative Exhibit.

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Chris Beele, Director of Neat Repeats Resale Stores – 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  Sunday, October 1, 2017 thru October 7, 2017

Time of the Event: 8:00 am

Location: Neat Repeat Resale, 7026 W. 111th Street., Worth, IL – Sponsored by Crisis Center for South Suburbia

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: All Volunteers dress in purple and provide purple ribbons to customers .

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Contact Chris Beele, Director of Neat Repeats Resale Stores – 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  October 18, 2017

Time of the Event: 8:30am – 12:30pm

Location: Tinley Park Police Station

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Silent Witness Exhibit

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Erika Hernandez 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  October 24, 2017

Time of the Event: 8:30am – 12:30pm

Location: Bridgeview Court House

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Silent Witness Exhibit

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Erika Hernandez 708-429-7255

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Date of Event:  October 23, 2017

Time of the Event: 8:30am – 12:30pm

Location: Markham Court House

County Coverage: Cook County

Event Description: Silent Witness Exhibit

Contact: Crisis Center for South Suburbia Erika Hernandez 708-429-7255

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