OCTOBER IS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH.
Believing that the culture of domestic violence in our community cannot change without open dialogue Beth will share her personal story. After leaving a violent relationship and living in the shelter with her 2 young daughters Beth has continued a relationship with the organization. She will also share stats about domestic violence and sexual assault within Beaufort County.
Who is Beth Young?
Beth Young, a domestic abuse survivor, has extensive experience working within communities as a political organizer and as a business owner. She has also worked extensively with non-profit organizations and fundraising for various causes including Citizens Opposed to Domestic Violence, Pearls Girls and First Books of Beaufort. She was also a Regional Field Organizer for Obama's Presidential Campaign and has worked as a Paralegal for the Downling Law Firm.