MANGANO INVITES RESIDENTS TO JOIN THE “WALK TO END DOMESTIC VIOLENCE”

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano encourages residents to join Domestic Harmony Foundation (DHF) at their 4th Annual “Walk to End Domestic Violence” on Sunday, October 11, 2015 from 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Eisenhower Park in the Cherry Picnic area, adjacent to Parking Field 5.

In recognition of National Domestic Awareness Month, DHF hosts a “Walk to End Domestic Violence” in order to reach out to a diverse array of people of all age groups to spread awareness about this abuse epidemic. This disease is hurting not only the victims, but also their children and families.

DHF is striving to end domestic violence with the help of the community. Every individual effort makes a difference. DHF invites community members to come and join them as they walk to make strides in effort to stomp out domestic violence.

This years’ walk is co-sponsored by: HAB bank, Islamic Center of Long Island, Whole Foods Jericho, Student Leadership Activities Center at Hofstra University, The Safe Center of Long Island and National Council of Jewish Women, Peninsula section.

Domestic Harmony Foundation (DHF) is a community based not-for-profit organization in Long Island, working to empower victims of domestic violence through support services such as advocacy, counseling, legal consultations, support groups, crisis intervention, financial assistance and leadership development initiatives. The “Walk to End Domestic Violence” is one of the most effective methods Domestic Harmony Foundation utilizes, in order to reach out to the community members in hopes of educating as well as uniting communities to stand strong against this social ill.

For more information about Domestic Harmony Foundation (DHF) and the Walkathon or to get involved, please visit http://www.dhfny.org or call: (516) 385-8292.

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