6/1/13 – Rise Up & Dance!

Bennington Beledi Tribal Bellydance is proud to announce our annual bellydance showcase fundraiser. This year we have chosen to support 1 Billion Rising, a non-profit organization raising awareness of violence against women and girls. Sahidi Sisters and Sisters of the...

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Walk A Mile event great success!

4/27/2013 – Over two dozen people participated in the Walk, making a strong statement as they circled the downtown area in Bennington on Saturday. Check the Walk A Mile event page for more photos and complete front page article from...

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Spock’s Advice on Bullies

From Mike Dreiblatt at StandUpToBullying.net: In 1968, a young girl wrote to Fave magazine about her difficulty fitting in as a mixed-race teen. Spock, aka Leonard Nimoy, was so taken by her letter that he wrote back a detailed response...

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  About 2 dozen people participated in a PAVE sponsored “Walk A Mile In Her Shoes” event in Bennington on Saturday April 27th. (see complete Bennington Banner article below). Registration started at 9 am and walking at 9:30 am. This...

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4/29/13 – “The Invisible War”

Sponsored by PAVE and the Bennington chapter of the American Association of University Women: this Monday there will be a screening of the documentary “The Invisible War,” a film about sexual assault in the military. Beginning at 6 p.m. at...

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Talking to Kids About Boston Bombings

Here is a link to a podcast from a Boston colleague,  Betsy Groves, Founder of the Child Witness To Violence Project at Boston Medical Center,  about how to talk with kids about the Boston Marathon bombings and other public violent...

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Cosmopolitan’s May Issue

Cosmopolitan’s May issue covers domestic violence and violence in the workplace. “Cosmopolitan investigates how relationship violence puts us all at risk…” READ MORE

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NEW: Women’s Support Group

PAVE is sponsoring a weekly Women’s Support Group offering information, discussion, support and hope, beginning on May 9th. Attendance is completely free and confidential. Please call Nancy at 802-442-2370 for more information.  

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