Searching for Volunteers

Project Against Violent Encounters is searching for more volunteers! Are you kind, caring and compassionate? Are you an exceptional listener? Are you reliable and dedicated? Are you able to remain calm under high pressure situations? Do you believe in empowering...

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Clothesline Project on Display in Bennington County

Bearing witness to survivors in our community. In honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Project Against Violent Encounters is once again partnering with the Bennington County Child Advocacy Center & Special Investigations Unit for The Clothesline Project and Silhouette Display....

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Please Donate!

On average, 24 people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence or stalking by an intimate partner in the United States — more than 12 million women and men over the course of a year.[i] It takes less than...

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Please Donate Now

Every 97.8 seconds, an American is sexually assaulted. Your contributions help us provide 24 hour service to victims in Bennington County, VT.

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‘Tis the Season of Giving

Once again, winter closes in and the warmth of the holiday season is upon us. For many it’s a time of celebration and family gatherings that lift our spirits and bring us joy. And yet, behind the festive lights and...

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PAVE Welcomes Michael Dreiblatt

PAVE (Project Against Violent Encounters) is pleased to announce that Michael Dreiblatt of Manchester Center, Vermont is their new youth educator. Mr. Dreiblatt has served as principal, dean of students, teacher, educational consultant, grant writer and mediator and is a former...

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Volunteer Meeting

On October 15th, PAVE volunteers, staff, and Board Members met at the Lightning Jar for their quarterly meeting. This meeting allows our volunteers to meet staff and members of the Board and find out how much their volunteerism helps. Stories...

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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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