VIOLENCE ADVOCACY CENTER NEWS!
|DVA Center Director, Ida Petkus, pictured with Philadelphia Eagle Kurt Coleman, right of center.
SWOOP TO VERIZON WIRELESS!
December 2013- Domestic Violence Advocacy Center awarded "PACKS
FOR PRIDE" FOR CHILDREN WHO ARE AFFECTED BY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
Thank you to the Philadelphia Eagles, Kurt Coleman, Swoop, Verizon Wireless and it's employees!
Philadelphia Eagle Kurt Coleman, right
of center, and Philadelphia Tri-State Region President, Rob Miller, center, joined domestic violence agencies from across
the region, including representatives from the Domestic Violence Advocay Center (DVA Center) of Burlington County, Women Against
Abuse, Women In Transition, Latin American Community Center, Children’s Home of Easton, A Woman’s Place, People’s
Place, Congreso, Delaware Coalition Against DV, Camden County Women’s Center . Each agency received backpacks to distribute
to children of families affected by domestic violence.
THANK YOU VERIZON FOUNDATION!
October 2013 - DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ADVOCACY CENTER
AWARDED $5,000 GRANT!
MARCH 2013 - Ida Petkus, Executive Director named Outstanding Woman of Burlington County by Advisory Council on Women and
Board of Freeholders of Burlington County
Outstanding Women of Burlington County Honored
|Erin Lawler, Dionne Higginbotham, Ida Petkus, Kristi Ikeda, Sandra Massi, Jennifer Braverman
OCTOBER IS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH
Pets & Domestic Violence
5, 2013 is National SAF-T Day
recognition of The 4th Annual National Sheltering Animals & Families Together (SAF-T) Day
JOIN US at the DVA Center
for a Free Domestic Violence Safety & Support
or join our online CHAT 9PM-11PM
Registration is Required
THE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ADVOCACY CENTER (DVA CENTER) IS A PUBLIC CHARITY. CONTRIBUTIONS
ARE TAX DEDUCTIBLE UNDER SECTION 170 OF THE 501(c)(3) INTERNAL REVENUE CODE. TAX ID 26-1997681.
2nd ANNUAL "DOG WASH"
WAS A GREAT SUCCESS!
Below! Also supported by our feline friends!
Held Friday, April 27,2012
A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO THE B.C.I.T.
VET TECH STUDENTS
FOR YOUR TIME & TALENT!
Providing for the Pets of Victims of Domestic Violence
Hosted by B.C.I.T. Veterinary Technology, Marne Veterinary Clinic
and the Domestic Violence Advocacy Center.
Held at B.C.I.T. Campus 10 Hawkins Rd, Medford
SWOOP TO VERIZON WIRELESS!
December 2011- Domestic Violence Advocacy Center awarded "PACKS FOR PRIDE" FOR CHILDREN
WHO ARE AFFECTED BY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
|BR Center-Steve Smith, Eagles, Mario Turco, President Verizon Wireless, Ida Petkus, SWOOP, Eagles
|Steve Smith, Mario Turco, Ida Petkus, SWOOP, Michael Redford, SANTA
THANK YOU VERIZON FOUNDATION
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ADVOCACY CENTER ONE OF 14 NEW JERSEY AGENCIES
AWARDED $10,000 GRANT!
26, 2011 (L to R) Claudia Ratzlaff (Board member NJ Coalition for Battered Women), Lisa von Pier, Director of the Division
of Prevention and Community Partnerships, Dennis Bone (President
Verizon New Jersey), Ida Petkus, Agency Director ( Domestic Violence Advocacy Center of Tree House Haven ), Asw Mary Pat Angelini (Dist 11), Asm
David Wolfe (Dist 10).
THANK YOU TO THE MARLTON WOMANS CLUB
of New Jersey
for your generous donation and support for victims of domestic
October 24, 2011 Domestic Violence Education Presentation
by Ida Petkus, Agency Director (back row, center)
Domestic Violence Advocacy Center Victim Advocates Kate Oldfield and Ida Petkus, Agency Director, chat with
Bud's Run founder Ellen Fifield at the finish line.
Bud Fifield Family
for a great domestic violence awareness event!
Congrats walkers & runners!
Christina for ZUMBA warmups!
Mt Holly & Lumberton Police Departments
Everyone that volunteered & donated so generously!
Fifield was a true advocate and friend.
Not only do I miss Bud very much, I miss his everyday dedication to advocacy and domestic violence,
always put victims first and with dignity and respect.
-Ida M Petkus, Agency Director Domestic Violence Advocacy Center
RUN.WALK.RACE. to End Domestic Violence
FIFIELD MEMORIAL RUN
4 mi Run / 1.5 mi 2-KID Relay / 1.5 mi Walk
Course: Historic Mt Holly,
NJ / USATF Certified