Save the Date!
Second annual Make It Your Business Networking Reception – Tuesday, March 31, 2015 from 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. at 1071 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston (Metro Credit Union). Thank you to our hosts Metro Credit Union and the Newmarket Business Association. We are thrilled that Governor Baker will give remarks. The evening engages Boston’s business leaders to learn more about the impact of domestic violence on the workplace and community. We will present the Corporate Engagement Award of Excellence to Carol Churchill, Director Communications at Distrigas of Massachusetts – GDF SUEZ, and Sam Adams – The Boston Beer Company. Click here for more information. Become a sponsor or buy a ticket.
Sixth annual Community of Conscience Breakfast: Celebrating Progress – Wednesday, May 20, 2015 from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. at the Wyndham Boston/Beacon Hill. We are honored that the Reverend Liz Walker will serve as our emcee. The highlight of the morning is hearing remarks from a Casa Myrna survivor. We will also present the Norman Knight Charitable Foundation Leadership Award to Megan Gates, Esq., Mintz, Levin, and immediate President of the Casa Myrna Board; and the Myrna Vazquez Advocacy Award to Boston City Councilor Ayanna Pressley. Join us for a special morning that raises critical funds for our work with domestic violence survivors and their children and educates people about domestic and dating violence. View sponsorship and program book ad opportunities and purchase tickets. Thank you to our growing list of generous sponsors.
At Casa Myrna, our volunteers play an essential role in our provision of services for domestic and dating violence survivors. Stacy Choi, pictured left, has volunteered with Casa Myrna for five years. As a dedicated SafeLink Advocate, Stacy answers calls to the hotline, ensuring that we can respond 24/7 to survivors and their friends, family and colleagues. We want to say thank you to Stacy and all our other remarkable volunteers! Click here to learn more about our volunteer program and the variety of opportunities available.
2015 Team Casa Myrna
We are grateful to the John Hancock Non-Profit Marathon Program for awarding Casa Myrna four bibs for the 2015 Boston Marathon! We are pleased to announce that we have selected our Team Casa Myrna runners. Click here to meet the team and view their Crowdrise pages. If you are still interested in running and fundraising for Casa Myrna and have received a bib through another source, click here to learn more and complete an application.