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Articles with the Tag: Safe Harbor

SAFE Harbor receives $20,000 grant SAFE Harbor receives $20,000 grant

News from SAFE Harbor RONAN — Improving the lives of others was always a priority for Mary Kay Ash, the founder of the international corporation that bears her name. Nearly two decades after her death, the vision of this pioneering businesswoman continues to have a positive impact on families from...

Auxiliary awards Safe Harbor Auxiliary awards Safe Harbor

RONAN — The VFW Auxiliary 5652 of Ronanchose Safe Harbor for 2016’s “Make a Difference Day” recipient. Safe Harbor was recognized for doing so much for our community. The Auxiliary presented Safe Harbor with a Certificate of Appreciation and $100. Pictured from left: Trustees of the V...

Local heroes honored for making a difference Local heroes honored for making a difference

News from SAFE Harbor POLSON — People making a difference was the focal point of SAFE Harbor’s 2016 Community Honorees Celebration on Oct. 19 in Polson. As part of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, SAFE Harbor had sought community nominees from the area who had made a significant c...

Briefs for Sept. 7, 2016

Mission Valley Children’s Choir to begin again RONAN — The Mission Valley Children’s Choir will begin its second year on Wednesday, Sept. 14 at the Faith Lutheran Church, 406 5th Ave. SW in Ronan. Rehearsals will be held from 4-5 p.m. every Wednesday. The choir is open to children from...

Local hospitals team up to help sexual assault victims Local hospitals team up to help sexual assault victims

News from DeeAnn Richardson, SAFE Harbor Executive Director Rape survivors, whether in Ronan, Polson or a larger city like Seattle encounter significant difficulties seeking post-assault healthcare and medical forensic evidence collection. Numerous studies have found that less than half of survivors ...

SAFE Harbor plans Art Auction and Celebration 2016

SAFE Harbor's annual Art Auction and Celebration is on Oct. 22, at the Ronan Community Center. The event is a time for community partners from across the region to share their creations, talents and services to help raise awareness and financial support. At the gala, both a live and silent auction take place...

DOJ grant expands victim services in Lake County DOJ grant expands victim services in Lake County

Victims of domestic violence can get lost in the court system and their abusers may not get the help they need — or the punishment. The problem increases as felony criminal cases rise in Lake County, doubling between 2014 and 2015, and could double again this year. As an understaffed county attempts...

Human trafficking, sexual assault to be discussed

News from Flathead Reservation Human Rights Coalition POST CREEK — The public is invited to a presentation titled “Sex Trafficking and Sexual Assault in Montana” on Wednesday, March 9, at Mission Valley United Methodist Church, 70715 Hwy 93 at the top of Post Creek Hill, just south of Ni...

Salvation Army Kettle drive a success Salvation Army Kettle drive a success

News from the Helping Hands Fund LAKE COUNTY — From the Friday after Thanksgiving to the day before Christmas, volunteers braved the cold and sometimes inclement weather, standing in the entryways of Ronan Harvest Foods, Walmart, Pablo Family Foods and Super 1 Foods to ring the bell for the Salvatio...

SAFE Harbor awards honorees SAFE Harbor awards honorees

News from SAFE Harbor RONAN — Honoring those who have done well never goes out of fashion. In recognition of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, SAFE Harbor on Oct. 14 took the chance to formally honor a group of local citizens who have made a difference in the community by demonstrating exe...

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