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 Have you been using these long summer days to tackle that “to-do” list and organize and declutter your home? If so, chances are you have items that you are ready to part with.  The good news is that at Someplace Safe Thrift Stores, your cleaning and decluttering can help us to stock our shelves! That’s right – by simply getting rid of “stuff” that you no longer use, you can make a difference in lives…

June is National Safety Month!

                  JUNE IS NATIONAL SAFETY MONTH!   Observed annually in June, National Safety Month focuses on reducing leading causes of injury and death at work, on the roads, and in our homes and communities.  According to Injury Facts 2016, about 136,053 people died from unintentional-injury-related deaths in 2014 (www.nsc.org/learn/safety-knowledge/Pages/safety-at-home.aspx?var=mnd).…

May is Supervised Visitation Month!

2016 MINNESOTA LEGISLATIVE SUMMARY23 May 2016END OF THE 2016 SESSIONANOTHER SUCCESSFUL MCBW PROACTIVE AGENDA MANDATORY OFP EXTENSION HEARINGS ELIMINATED: HF2552 passed unanimously in both chambers and was signed by the governor on the May 19th and is now session law chapter 141. This bill eliminates the mandatory hearing that was required for extensions of limited-relief Orders for Protection. …

Join Someplace Safe for Denim Day on April 27, 2016!

Join Someplace Safe for Denim Day on April 27, 2016What is Denim Day?The Denim Day campaign was originally triggered after a ruling by the Italian Supreme Court, where a rape conviction was overturned because the justices felt that since the victim was wearing tight jeans she must have helped her attacker remove her jeans, thereby implying consent. The following day, the women in the Italian Parliament…

Join us at the Capitol for the 10th Annual Action Day!

  10th Annual Action Day at the Capitol    Join Someplace Safe on Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at the capitol to stand against Domestic Violence. Someplace Safe staff and volunteers, along with students and community members will travel to St. Paul, Minnesota on March 30th, 2016 for the 10th Annual Action Day at the Capitol. Action Day is an annual collective effort by several statewide coalitions…

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month!

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month! Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month is a national effort to raise awareness about abuse in teen and early adult relationships. Dating violence is more common than many people think. One in three teens in the U.S. will experience physical, sexual or emotional abuse by someone they are in a relationship with before they become adults. There are many…

January is National Stalking Awareness Month and National Human Trafficking Awareness Month

      Human trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery. This crime occurs when a trafficker uses force, fraud or coercion to control another person for the purpose of engaging in commercial sex acts or soliciting labor or services against his/her will.  Situations of minors engaging in commercial sex, despite the presence of force, fraud or coercion, are considered human trafficking. Every year, human…

Thank You For Your Generosity This Holiday Season

  "A couple weeks ago I needed help and a start in a new direction. Someplace Safe was there to pickup the pieces when I was sure I was broken."- survivor of domestic violenceThanks to you, our generous donors and supporters, Someplace Safe provided services to this survivor of crime, as well as over 4,500 other individuals in the past year, creating a lasting positive impact in our communities. In…

Happy Holidays and Thank You From Someplace Safe

   "A couple weeks ago I needed help and a start in a new direction. Someplace Safe was there to pickup the pieces when I was sure I was broken." - survivor of domestic violenceThanks to you, our generous donors and supporters, Someplace Safe provided services to this survivor of crime, as well as over 4,500 other individuals in the past year, creating a lasting positive impact in our communities.…

Kick off the holiday giving season and make a lasting impact in your community with these simple ways to give to Someplace Safe.

Kick off the holiday giving season and make a lasting impact in your community with these simple ways to give to Someplace Safe. Give to the Max Day on November 12th Help Someplace Safe reach our goal of raising at least $2,000 in 24 hours during Give to the Max Day on November 12th!Each year, generous donors like yourself show support for charitable organizations on Give to the Max Day, by making…


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