Ohio Domestic Violence Movement

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25 Years

Written by Amy Smith. Posted in About ODVN

This is ODVN's 25th Anniversary! We are publishing 25 lists during the next 25 weekdays! Be sure to check back daily for the new list.

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25 Reasons to Support ODVN

Written by Amy Smith. Posted in About ODVN

  1. Because a collective voice is a powerful one
  2. Because battering affects us all
  3. Because domestic violence impacts children
  4. Because DV programs need and appreciate allies
  5. Because everyone deserves a safe home
  6. Because it costs much less to address DV than to ignore it
  7. Because real lives depend on accessing good help in Ohio
  8. Because survivors need a voice at the legislature
  9. Because the big picture is important
  10. Because there is a lot of work to be done
  11. Because together, our staff has over 2 centuries of experience
  12. Because we actively engage men in the work to end violence against women
  13. Because we are effective at accomplishing change
  14. Because we are fiscally responsible
  15. Because we believe prevention is as important as intervention
  16. Because we bring state-wide and national resources to advocacy work
  17. Because we collaborate to get the work done
  18. Because we know survivors are the experts in their lives
  19. Because we work hard to be good at what we do
  20. Because we work to continuously improve our cultural competency
  21. Because we work to develop safe places for survivors' pets
  22. To bring an end to DV
  23. To ensure training to advocates & allied professionals
  24. To provide literature to victims
  25. To support civil legal services for victims

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