From Domestic Violence Advocates:
cards are awesome & show a powerful message to anyone
who sees them."
have simplified the way to talk about what is really
important - RESPECT in relationships.....thank you."
"These cards are a wonderful tool to spread the word about using respect instead of power and control. Many thanks for making them available." -- Joy Heminger, St. Jude House, Crown Point, Indiana
is something that's really needed in our schools."
cards have made such a great impact when educating
teens on domestic violence. "
is such a great resource! Thanks for making it available!"
is an awesome idea. We present at High Schools all the time and this is a great
way to help with spreading the message to Stop Dating and Interpersonal Violence."
we teach in our presentations is listed on the pledge cards."
have been well received here by our counselors and
clients. They are beautifully done."
have used these cards and are very pleased with the
reaction from the kids."
participated in the Health Fair at our local college and the pledge cards got
the kids' attention."
idea. The contents of the card convey exactly the manner in which we should all
treat each other and is a great base for kids just beginning to experience relationships."
"Thanks for allowing an avenue for organizations with like mind to bring awareness of this very real issue that seems to be swept under the rug." -- Gailer Baity, SafeHomes, Augusta, Georgia
"This is an amazing project." -- Samantha King, New Hope, Webster, Massachusetts
you for making this vital resource available."
you for making these cards available to all of us who work with young people."
if we educate both the male and female population they will not fall in the trap
we see so many of our women. Thank you for providing such a neat idea."
time I have a table or go do a presentation to teens and college age groups I
give these out with my contact information on back."
they are beautiful. What an incredible way to honor your daughter."
are awesome and needed."
reminders needed for our youth to understand that it is not okay to verbally,
emotionally, or physically abuse anyone, our partners, families, or community."
cards are great!!"
you for putting together such powerful cards!"
agency has had good success with your dating pledge
have used the pledge cards in a number of ways throughout
the year – they are truly amazing! Thank you for offering
them for free! We could probably not afford them with
our nonprofit budget…"
really respond to these pledges!"
pledge cards were a big hit ... We definitely will
use them again."
cards are great and they really help us at the crisis
From Students & Parents:
FCCLA (Family. Career and Community Leaders of America) club would like to pass
out your cards as part of our community service project this month."
would like to help the cause because i too, was in that dangerous situation and
i would like to spread the awareness of this terrible violence. I am 16 years
old and i want to make sure that my sisters, my friends and, my family never have
to go through what i went through ever! Thank You."
plan on pledging our senior year to this cause."
it is a very real issue but hopefully with things like these that the parents
and kids can hand out, we can make it better."
took our grandchildren to a memorial for a group of
young kids killed because of a jealous ex-boyfriend
and there was a dating pledge card. Powerful!"
Dating Pledge Cards distributed
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