TAKE A STAND AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
October is nationally recognized as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and this year we’re inviting local businesses in Hampton Roads to participate in a unique way.
Domestic violence is an issue that is so difficult to talk about, but so important to bring to light. The latest statistics from the World Health Organization show that 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men will be the victim of severe physical violence by an intimate partner in their lifetime. 41% of homicides that occur right here in Virginia are related to intimate partner violence.
For the last 30 years, Samaritan House has been a leader in the movement to end domestic and sexual violence across Hampton Roads. We offer comprehensive support services and housing to men, women and children in need of safety and support. Last year, Samaritan House served over 4,000 individuals with housing, case management, children’s services, and education resources.
Our 2018 Paint 757 Purple Campaign is Proudly Presented by:
Virginia Beach Jaycees
AMG National Trust Bank
Badass Coffee Virginia Beach
Abbey Road Pub & Restaurant
Sugar Shack Donuts
G. Patton Salon
Bubba’s Seafood Restaurant
The Back Deck
The Inspired Women Podcast
Blue Udara Designs
Roth Printing & Design
Rudy & Kelly Academy
Fur Frenzy Pet Spa
Marshall’s Hair Design
Uncontrollably Me Coaching
La Boheme Aveda Concept Salon
Tu Tienda & Gifts
Bodega Rio Bravo
Maersk Line, Limited
Magellan Complete Care of Virginia
The Annex Collaborative Studio
VA Full Figured Fashion Week
Bayside Pool Co.
Premiere Health Chiropractic
Oceana Nutrition Corner
My Vegan Sweet Tooth
Dough Boys Pizza
Roast Rider coffee café
Chick Lit candles
Lolly’s Creamery and Soup Co.
The Vitamin Shoppe
Culture Coffee & Tea Bar
Norfolk Collegiate School
Danielle McVey Photography
Engineering and Testing Services, Inc.
Art by Suzette Valentine
Get More Info & Sign Up
We invite businesses in every industry to take a stand against domestic violence with us. There are so many different ways to get involved, and we would love to talk with you on how you can help Samaritan House #PAINT757PURPLE this October. Contact Eva at firstname.lastname@example.org or 757-323-6164 to learn more!
New in 2018! Paint 757 Purple Mural in ViBe Creative District!
Artist Devon Miller finished painting her design on the wall of The Annex Collaborative Studio, Owned by Superior Pawn in the ViBe Creative District! Check it out!
Serve Love Heal Tennis Tournament: Sept 28-30th at VBTCC
Thanks to The Dragas Companies and all our players for this year’s fun tournament!
More Ways to Get Involved!
Coordinate a Purple Day at work or school
Paint your nails purple or dye a streak of hair purple
Tell your favorite business about Paint 757 Purple and encourage them to participate
Be featured on our social media using the hashtag #Paint757Purple
Engage your church or clubs in participating with Samaritan House
Donate your gently used clothes, toys, furniture and so much more to our clients
Sign up a team for our Crowdrise fundraiser for some friendly competition
Volunteer with Samaritan House
Strike up the conversation. Talk with your friends, family and coworkers about healthy relationships and how to identify and prevent domestic violence