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YWCA Week Without Violence – Fact Sheet

The YWCA Week Without Violence, which occurs annually during the third week in October, is an international initiative created by YWCA USA in 1995 to mobilize the women, men and children to take action against violence in our homes, schools, work places and communities.
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My Run – The Terry Hitchcock Story

We’re all running a marathon one way or another. Whether it is staying afloat as a single, working parent, battling a disease or trying to conquer a fear, it all involves a fight. Join us for an unforgettable, inspirational story about a man who ran 75 consecutive marathons in 75 consecutive days to raise awareness about the struggle of losing a loved one and becoming a single parent.

The award-winning and critically-acclaimed documentary MY RUN is coming to movie theaters nationwide for an exclusive one-night premiere event on Thursday, March 31st at 7:00pm (Local Time)

Tickets available for purchase on the film’s website
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Terry Hitchcock battles the grief of losing his wife to breast cancer by setting out on a journey to bring awareness and a voice to the struggles faced by single parent families and their children. Narrated by Academy Award winner Billy Bob Thornton, this powerful and uplifting documentary exemplifies a commitment to something greater than yourself and achieving something deemed impossible.

Following the feature, audiences will take a deeper look into the story through interviews with the star Terry Hitchcock and his son, support team member Chris Hitchcock.

A portion of proceeds from the MY RUN Premiere event will benefit the Livestrong Foundation.
Tickets are now on sale and can be purchased at

“MY RUN is a bright shiny light in a world that can feel hopeless”
-Indie Movie Examiner

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School Music Programs Receive Financial Help; Courts Threaten Shut-Down

Sixteen area schools have received the first of two contributions to their music programs from the SMART Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports “music education for all children.” The schools received almost $16,000 as supplemental funding in January, with a second contribution planned for this coming June.

In addition, the SMART Foundation also provides instruments at reduced rates for qualified students. Under its GI/FT (Grant Instruments/Funding Talent) program, the Foundation reduces its rental fee according to financial need. Support from this program comes primarily from individual donations.

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