Help us Paint Pima Purple for Domestic Violence Awareness Month!
Knowledge is Power – Raise Awareness!
Sign up for our October Educational eNews Campaign
You can receive weekly emails during October. Help educate our community by forwarding them to friends and family. Sign up at www.emergecenter.org.
Attend the DV101 Workshop on Monday, October 12th
This free, three-hour workshop provides a thorough overview of domestic abuse. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
On Friday, October 23rd:
Donate Starting Over Supplies for Survivors
Stop by the SE corner of Grant and Campbell (next to Bookman’s) from 7 am to 6 pm with donations to help provide domestic abuse survivors with supplies for creating a new home.
Needed items include: Gift Cards (grocery stores, Target, Walgreen’s, etc.)
NEW Bedding: Pillows, Blankets & Sheets (twin through queen Sizes)
NEW Bath & Hygiene Items: Bath Towels, Deodorant, Hairbrushes, Tampons
All cash donations on the 23rd will be matched by the Arizona Lottery!
Participate in Wear Purple Day
Organize your workplace to participate, post pictures to your social media accounts, and please send us your photos by emailing them to email@example.com.
More Ways to Participate in October:
• Pick Up a Paint Pima Purple Packet
Visit Emerge! at 2545 E. Adams St. to get your free embroidered purple ribbon sticker, bumper sticker and poster. Need more for your workplace? Call 520.795.8001 and we’ll mail them!
• Join us at “Meet Me at La Encantada”
On Wednesday, October 21st at 5:15 pm, take a walk/run with friends to show support. Wear purple!
• Get a Purple Hair Extension from Salon Nouveau
In exchange for a $10 donation to Emerge!, you can get a purple hair extension! Salon Nouveau
will also match your gift. Appointment required, call 520.323.0770 to make one today!
• Attend the Emerge! “Speak Out Masks” Art Show
This show of children’s artwork will be on display at Pima County Attorney’s Office during the month of October.