Ending Domestic and Sexual Abuse in Mississippi

shelter, counseling, education and continued support

Fund Raising

Exciting News! THS Senior Organizes “Silence Hides Violence” 5K

It can happen to ANYBODY. Silence Hides Violence.  Between 50% to 60% of domestic violence victims are women. Every 15 seconds, a woman is beaten in this country. For approximately 4 million women, the battering requires medical or police attention. Annually 4,000 women’s abuse ends- they die. Abuse against men is often times underestimated, overlooked, and hidden.  In […]

Supporters have raised over $250,000 in 2 ½ days for RAINN, the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization

Read the whole article here: http://www.rainn.org/news-room/alums-unite-to-show-what-penn-state-is-really-all-about Washington, D.C., November 11th — What started with a small group of passionate alumni has exploded into a national display of Penn State pride, as thousands of Penn Staters have joined together to help victims of sexual assault. Using social media, these supporters have raised over $250,000 in 2 […]

Verizon Donation For Victims and Survivors of Domestic Violence

Mary Katherine Spencer from S.A.F.E., Inc. and the staff of the the new Oxford, Mississippi Verizon Store at their ribbon cutting ceremony July 22, 2011. Verizon makes a donation to help eliminate domestic violence and serve victims each time they open a new corporate location. Follow the link below to learn about HopeLine®, Verizon’s community service […]

Jeans for Justice Doesn’t End in April!

By the time you read this article, our formal Jeans for Justice Day, April 29th 2011, will have passed, but there are ongoing ways that you can participate: Make a donation: A 5$ donation can really make a difference. You can donate any time. If you like to wear jeans to work, help set up […]

Jeans for Justice: Thanks to Everyone!

We thank everyone who participated in the Jeans for Justice Fundraiser this year! Judge Rickey W. Thompson and Sargent Shirley Moon: Lee County Drug Court Corinth Housing Authority Tupelo Department of Development The Family Resource Center of Tupelo Northside Boys & Girls Club, Tupelo Reed’s Department Store   With your help we raised over $300 […]

A Message From the Community Educator

I think YOU are the right person to bring “Jeans for Justice” to your workplace! “Jeans for Justice” is the only public fundraiser that S.A.F.E., Inc. does each year, and it is designed primarily to raise awareness about sexual assault in our community. By participating in the “Jeans for Justice” Day on April 29th you […]

Register for “Jeans for Justice” Now!

Friday, April 29th 2011 is S.A.F.E., Inc. “Jeans for Justice” Day! For the last three years, Tupelo and Lee County businesses have made donations to our rape crisis center in exchange for allowing their staff to wear jeans to work on that day. Each participating business receives a poster to display in their office which […]

Corinth “Jeans for Justice” Painting Party

It was a blustery day in Corinth for our roadside “Jeans for Justice” painting party at the Daily Corinthian, and we thank all of those who stopped in, waved, pulled over to chat or made a donation!

Tonight at the Link Centre: Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Films

Sexual Assault Awareness Films This year we are trying something new. We are screening two films about sexual violence in the Black Box Theater at the Link Centre in Tupelo.  This event will be held on Tuesday, April 12 and will begin at 6:30 PM. There is no cost for this event. We will show […]

“Jeans for Justice” First Week at Link Centre A Success!

Jeans painted with messages about violence have been created by residents of northeast Mississippi from a wide variety of backgrounds and age groups in conjunction with S.A.F.E., Inc.’s  “Jeans for Justice” fund-raiser. The jeans reflect the individual artists’ feelings about violence in our community. Some jeans honor victims of violent crime, others state facts and […]