Painting with Purpose

“Painting with Purpose” is a fun and engaging social outing that combines spirits, good food, fun, and art. It’s a unique form of entertainment and camaraderie that ultimately aids a local nonprofit organization and promotes a transformation of strangers to co-creators. We are all just one act away from connecting for a good cause that…

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April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

In the month of April, Verde Valley Sanctuary (VVS) recognizes National Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). We take this moment to reflect on the strength and resilience of survivors and victims, the perseverance of advocates, and the dedication of the professionals in many fields who support those who experience sexual violence. The term “sexual assault”…

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Verde Valley Sanctuary’s YES Program

Studies suggest that 15.5 million children in the U.S. witness domestic violence annually. By age 17, over one-third of America’s children will have been exposed to domestic violence. Witnessing violence can have a lasting impact on a child, and can result in fractured relationships, poor academic success, and even health problems that can last long…

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Verde Valley Sanctuary’s Outreach Center

The purpose for the VVS Outreach Center is provide support for domestic and sexual violence survivors who do not need emergency shelter. It’s a beautiful building that provides a welcoming, safe, and confidential space for survivors to share their personal experiences and particular needs. Advocates provide safety planning, support groups, case management, intensive advocacy, transportation,…

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Arizona Gives Day April 5-6, 2022

We are counting down to Arizona Gives Day on April 5-6. Early giving began on March 15th. Arizona Gives Day is an annual giving movement uniting nonprofits, big and small, new and established, to celebrate and increase philanthropy in Arizona through online giving. Verde Valley Sanctuary (VVS) is participating, and our goal is to raise…

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