Thank You!

The Board of Project Against Violent Encounters (PAVE) would like to extend deepest gratitude to those who assisted in putting on the fundraiser on October 12th at The Elks Lodge in Bennington. A huge thanks to the Barr Charitable Trust...

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FREE Circus – May 2018

Pre-Register: Call Carey at PAVE for more information: 442-2370 To register follow this link: Registration for PAVE’s Circus 2018 PAVE is excited to bring Wunderle’s Big Top Workshop to Bennington! This is an interactive circus adventure appropriate for a wide...

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“PARTY WITH A PURPOSE”

Mark “PARTY WITH A PURPOSE” on your calendar for December 31, 2017!  Project Against Violent Encounters and Bennington County Coalition for the Homeless have teamed up to throw the New Years Eve bash, Bennington has been waiting for.  Featuring live...

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Volunteer Training in September

Ever thought about volunteering for PAVE? We will be holding a volunteer training from September 11-September 18. Training consists of 20 hours of discussion, visiting court, the police station, and the hospital. All volunteers after training are certified to be on...

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Tea Party for Moms and Kids

A Tea Party for Moms and Kids where families make their own mugs! This event is free and open to the public. Each family will receive two white mugs which they get to design with Sharpies. Afterwards, families will enjoy...

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Meditate and Paint for Moms and Kids

Project Against Violent Encounters will be hosting a Meditate and Paint Family Workshop on August 11 at 4pm. Participants will be led in Body Scan Meditation by Jane Schaeffer of Bennington Yoga. Afterwards, participants will be able to paint what...

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Volunteer Training

PAVE is always seeking new volunteers to help with our 24/7 hotline. In many cases the hotline serves as a stepping-stone and a safe place to call for support and guidance. PAVE provides volunteers with advocacy training that will increase confidence...

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