Monday, November 13, 2006

Speak Out Against Domestic Violence Bracelet

Product: Speak Out Against Domestic Violence Bracelet
The Avon Foundation recognized that in addition to the great work that has been, and will be done for the breast cancer cause, there is more the Foundation can do for women around the globe. A comprehensive research study involving Avon Representatives, Associates, shareholders, and community leaders from around the world, revealed that domestic violence was a leading concern for women and a critical cause for the Foundation to support.
The “Speak Out Against Domestic Violence” program is the main philanthropic cause under the Avon Foundation’s 2nd pillar, women’s empowerment.

Donation: $2 per bracelet (bracelet is worth $3)

Nonprofit beneficiary: Speak Out Against Domestic Violence Program

Use of funds: Support education, awareness and prevention programs, and much needed direct services for victims of domestic violence.

When: Ongoing