Llama Rama Postponed One Week
Due to extreme weather conditions, we feel it will be safer for everyone if we postpone our Llama Rama Golf Tournament until Saturday, October 10th. All the other details of the tournament remain the same. Registration begins at 8 AM. Team captains are asked to check in their teams by 8:15.
We apologize for the delay. We hope all our players, sponsors, friends and volunteers will be able to come out on Oct 10. If you have any questions or concerns, please call SAFE at 828-885-7233. We hope for better, safer, drier weather on Saturday, October 10.
Thank you all for your help, support & patience.
Even if you can't play, consider showing your support for SAFE and local victims of sexual and domestic violence by becoming a sponsor. You may download a sponsor form here. We always have room for more sponsors! Come out and join us for llamas and lunch!
Thank you to everyone who helps make this event such a special one each year! We are so grateful to all our sponsors, players, volunteers, donors and friends.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
SAFE, Inc. of Transylvania County is shining a light on domestic violence all October long. You can make a difference. You can volunteer at our shelter, in the court, in our stores, at our events, or in our office. You can donate money. You can donate things to and shop at our stores, SAFE’s Attic and Attic Interiors. You can also speak out and declare that violence will not be tolerated. SAFE has multiple events planned this month:
On Saturday, October 10th, sponsor SAFE's Llama Rama golf tournament. Sponsor a great event and join us for lunch and llamas at Sherwood Forest--call 885-7233 to get involved.
All October long, you can contribute new pjs, slippers or robes to SAFE's pj drive. Drop them off at our office or at the Brevard K-Mart.
On October 10th and 17th, join us for Self Defense Classes based to jiu jitsu and awareness training. It's only $20 for both classes! Registration is required. Call Susan at 885-7233 to sign up today!
Check back for more events, or read the complete listing here.
Join SAFE Director of Prevention Services Susan Huter for any or all of our three FREE parent chat sessions. Feel isolated from other parents? Need help approaching difficult topics with your teens? We can help!
On Monday, September 28, from 5:30 to 7pm, Susan will be tackling "Working Through Conflict", tips, pointers and points to ponder when working with your teens and preteens. On Monday, October 12, from 5 to 6:30 pm, we will be "Talking it Out." Together with CARE staff, we will be discussing how to bring up difficult topics such as substance abuse and dating violence. The final session will take place on Monday, November 23, from 5:30 to 7pm on Social Media, understanding the different types of social media, the risks, and what exactly a "friend" is.
All sessions take place at the Community Services Building at 106 E Morgan Street, Brevard, in the conference room. Snacks will be served. We hope you come out and share your experiences and possible frustrations with being a parent of teens or pre-teens.
Make a Difference!
Volunteer with SAFE!
Want to make a difference in our community in only a few hours? Volunteer!
SAFE has many ways you can help. We have volunteer opportunities available in our court program, our children's program, out shelter, stores and office! Are you the queen of ebay? We need you!
Call Volunteer Coordinator Randi Bucci today and see what adventures await you. 885-7233. We have a volunteer oreintation coming up on Tuesday, October 20th, from 9:30 to 11:30 AM so you can learn more about SAFE and about how you can help!
Yoga Class to Benefit SAFE
Ashleigh Gurtler of Brevard Yoga is hosting a monthly donation-based yoga class to benefit SAFE! The next class is Wednesday, October 21st from 12:30 to 1:30pm. The suggested donation is $5-$20. All ability levels are welcome. This will be a monthly class--check back for the date of November's class.
The class will take place at Brevard Yoga at 29 W French Broad St, Suite 211. That's upstairs in the French Broad Place Building--when you get out of the elevators, turn left.
Thank you Ashleigh & Brevard Yoga!
Be SAFE is Finished!
Channel 70 Productions has made a documentary film about SAFE, Inc! It's called " Be SAFE. Help for victims of domestic abuse. What to expect." Click here to watch "Be SAFE" on YouTube.
We are very honored to have been chosen by a write-in vote to win this amazing opportunity. More than 80 people volunteered their time to help showcase the help that SAFE and our larger community offer to people affected by sexual and domestic violence.
Thank you to everyone who donated their time, energy and talents to this project. We know that your work will make it easier for victims to come forward who would otherwise be too afraid.
Thank you for joining us our in our mission to eliminate sexual & domestic violence in Transylvania County.
Now Hiring at SAFE!
You may click on the job title to read a more detailed description. Applications are available at the stores, office or click the link below to download a copy.
Submit application, resume and letter of interest to: P.O. Box 2013, Brevard, NC 28712 or email to email@example.com.
For more information, contact Clare Hannon at 885-7233