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Nonprofits get $1M from Hope Fund

...Community Foundation. Recipients were excited to get the news on Tuesday.Saralyn Tabachnick, executive director of the AWARE shelter, had forgotten about the grant application while working to extend the program's classes for women and the development...
Photos: Go blue

With their blue pinwheels turning in the rain, Annie Lazo-Chappell, right, Nelia Rosales, center, and Macy Agne attend a "Go Blue Friday" rally at the Capitol on Friday to bring awareness to domestic violence. The event was organized by the AWARE Shelter.
Becoming aware, choosing respect

...been given many opportunities to make their own decisions. It takes a long time for some to become independent.The AWARE shelter takes the safety and security of women at the shelter seriously. With their rules and regulations, the women sometimes...
Frugal Fashion Show and High Tea

...439, will be donated to the AWARE Shelter.Aria Chipley and Jodi be used for children at the AWARE Shelter.Cathy Munoz, Debbie White...approximately $1,000 to donate to the AWARE Shelter that will help enable in their...
From lost to law school

...It was during his sophomore year that Hozid began spending time down by Willoughby Avenue, volunteering at the AWARE shelter and with the Alaska Network against Domestic Violence. He was interested in sports and knew the nearby Zach Gordon...
Dancing, rising for revolution

...Juneau and Ketchikan were the only two participating cities in Alaska.Juneau's event was sponsored by Juneau's AWARE shelter for battered women, the Alaska Network on Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault and Alaska's Council on Domestic Violence...
AWARE Shelter receives $2,000 from Women of the Moose

...College of Regents Chairman, hosted our Chapter Activity Night on Nov. 4 with Saralyn Tabachnick, director of the AWARE Shelter, as our guest speaker for the evening. Following Ms. Tabachnick's presentation she was presented with a check...
AWARE shelter celebrates 25 years

In the 25 years that the AWARE shelter has served women trying to escape domestic violence, new laws...that men can be victims as well," Tabachnick said. The first AWARE shelter opened in Juneau in 1978, but the organization started two years...
MLK celebration, panel planned today

...The celebration will also honor a "day of service" and the public is encouraged to donate gloves and socks for the AWARE shelter and Glory Hole. Donated clothing should be new and clean.The Alaska Youth Choir, Sherry Patterson, Jocelyn Miles...
Many Alaskans unaware of Domestic Violence Awareness Month

...lights at their "Turn the Ice Purple, Disco Free Skate" on Oct. 22. Attendees brought a new bath towel for the AWARE shelter in exchange for skate rental fee. Their responses about the event's success were enthusiastic.Alaska NOW commends...


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