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Tonya Avery, SafeCenter executive director

10:14 am

SafeCenter would like to extend our sincere gratitude and appreciation for all the sponsors, volunteers and runners who helped make SafeCenter’s annual 5K a success. Thank you to the sponsors: Champion Sponsor, Nutrition Connection; Hero Sponsors, J&S Tire and Tom Motz Builder; Pacesetter Sponsors: Maner Costerisan, Sparrow Clinton Hospital, Ben Frederick for State Representative, Michigan Veneer LTD and LAFCU; Advocate Sponsors, Agro Culture Liquid Fertilizers, Ask Counseling of St. Johns, Bee’s Sports, Big Boy of St. Johns, Charlie Green, Clinton County Democratic Party, Graff Chevrolet Durand, GroundWork Counseling, LLC, Hankerd Sportswear, McKenzie Crosby Insurance, St. Johns First United Methodist Church, St. Johns
State Representative Tom Leonard and State Senator Rick Jones.
The funds raised from the 5K race help SafeCenter provide 24-hour crisis response to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault and in the operating of the emergency shelter.
SafeCenter is a nonprofit agency whose vision is for all individuals to experience the right to be free from violence. Their mission is to build comprehensive and sustainable community strategies to eliminate domestic and sexual violence in Shiawassee and Clinton counties. Services include 24-hour crisis line, emergency shelter, counseling and advocacy services and transitional housing. For more information contact SafeCenter at 1-877-952-7283. Thank you for all the community support in providing safety to victims.

Tonya Avery, SafeCenter executive director

Tonya Avery, SafeCenter executive director was last modified: October 14th, 2015 by Karen Elford