The Truth About Teen Dating Violence

Did you know February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month? Nearly four in 10 adolescents (both male and female) have experienced physical or sexual dating violence. Dating violence isn’t always as obvious as a black eye. It is anytime an individual purposely hurts or scares someone they are dating, and includes physical, emotional, or sexual abuse.-U.S Department of Health & Human Services Visit Our Resource Section For More Statistic

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Demoiselle 2 Femme Celebrates 20 Years of Service to Girls

On the 20th day of January, we commemorated the servant leadership of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. In honoring his dream, we announced the launch of our 20th Year Anniversary in servant leadership of successfully transitioning girls into women. We are looking forward to this being a year of reflection, connection, and celebrating the continuance of the D2F Dream realized. Take a look at our NEW & IMPROVED website. The new website features our programs, services, and accomplishments as well as a research hub for current reports, data, & trends on girls.  Our goal is to power up girls and the leaders who serve them with our new website. Be sure to visit our Resource section, it’s a great tool for reports and grant writing! Also stay tuned for detailed information on our 20th Anniversary Celebration. We are planning a full weekend of activities. Here is a brief overview: Friday, October 10, 2014 – Proclamation and Announcing International Day of the Girl Saturday, October 11, 2014 – 20th Anniversary Gala Sunday, October 12, 2014 – POWER UP 4 GIRLS 5K Walk, Run, Bike Event So mark your calendars and save the dates. More information will provided in the upcoming months.