Time to Reauthorize The Violence Against Women Act

Earlier this week those of us in the field of Domestic Violence remembered the great victory in the protection of women’s civil rights: The “Violence Against Women Act” (VAWA) was signed into law twenty five years ago and with its passing helped to establish dedicated funding for programs that assist victims of domestic violence and […]

Tennis Classic and Luncheon a Terrific Success!

What a wonderful event in support of our mission! 180 Turning Lives Around is grateful to all sponsors, tennis participants, luncheon attendees, gift auction donors and volunteers, who helped to ensure a successful event for 180 this past Tuesday afternoon, September 10, 2019 at the Spring Lake Bath and Tennis Club. A sold-out Tennis Classic, […]

Ms. Race to benefit 180 – Event recap from the Atlantic Highlands Yacht Club

MS. RACE RECAP SAILING STRONG FOR 15 YEARS A wonderful group of local female sailors enthusiastically gathered in force at the Atlantic Highlands Yacht Club this past Saturday to take part in the 15th annual Ms. Race. This all women sailing regatta supports the magnificent charity, 180 Turning Lives Around, that is dedicated to protecting, […]

Citricos Charity Dinner to benefit 180

There is a saying that one should never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world because indeed, it is the only thing that ever has. This sentiment is true for Danny and Tricia Kerr, owners of Citricos on Main Street in Bradley Beach, NJ, who are hosting a charity […]

Workshop for Victim/Survivors: “The Power of Journaling”

180 Turning Lives Around presents: “The Power of Journaling” An interactive, free workshop for victim-survivors of domestic and/or sexual violence, and   also for those who may be concerned about these issues.   Come learn how to use writing as a self-healing tool in a supportive environment with Guest Presenter: Victoria Perry and 180’s Janet Lee, […]