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South Carolina Partner in Prevention Honorees Listed in Post & Courier

The Post & Courier made us very happy today! They covered our local Partner in Prevention luncheon on Tuesday and reported on it with a wonderful piece listing all of the great receipients. Please check out the article and read about all of the fantastic organizations who where recognized on Tuesday. Pictures from the event will be posted tomorrow!  

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Battery Game Saturday Night-Come Support D2L!

Please join us on Saturday night, August 18th at the final home game for The Charleston Battery soccer team. We are honored to be the Blackbaud “non-profit” of the game as well as participating in a lot of other activites at the game. We will have a table so please come by and see us! This will be a great family friendly event. Gates open at 6pm and game at 7:30. We hope to see you there! charlestonbattery.com

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Partner in Prevention Luncheon Today!

We have been so excited around the office in anticipation of our South Carolina Partner in Prevention luncheon happening today! As part of our local Prevention Month, we will be honoring those organizations who have made the commitment to becoming a Partner. Stay tuned for pictures and the complete list! It is sure to be a great day!    

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BiLo Bagging for Bucks! Come see D2L on Saturday in Mount Pleasant!

This Saturday we will be at all BiLo locations in Mount Pleasant with the Dee Norton Childrens Center raising awarenss and bagging a few groceries as well. BiLo has a great program for non-profits “bagging for bucks”. Instead of using the well skilled baggers who have learned all the proper ways to bag, you get us, bagging for tips! (You do have the option of using the regular baggers, but why not take a chance on us-we promise we will not bag your eggs with …

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Prevent-a-Thon Kickoff & Partners in Prevention

This Monday we kicked off our annual Prevent-a-Thon with a press conference at the Charleston Public Library. We were joined by our first ever Partners in Prevention! A Partner in Prevention is an organization that has committed the time and effort to educate themselves on how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to CSA. An organization receives the D2L Partner in Prevention distinction when they have successfully met specific criteria. For more information on Prevent-a-thon and to learn how to get Partner in Prevention status …

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D2L & The Riverdogs

Join D2L on Saturday August 6th at the Charleston River Dogs for a night of baseball fun while supporting child sexual abuse prevention.  Throughout the game fans will learn more about D2L and how to get involved with our 6th Annual Prevent-a-thon.  Bring the whole family out for the event, and make sure to stop by the  booth to pick up your D2L  t-shirt and show your support.  Gates open at 6:00 pm and the game starts at 7:05.  Tickets can be purchased at the …

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Berkeley County Commits to More Training!

Berkeley County School District joins Dorchester 2 as the second district in the state of South Carolina to commit to training all district employees. We at Darkness to Light feel that all adults who care for or about children should be trained in Stewards of Children. In addition to teachers, think about all the district staff that care for and interact with kids. The bus drivers, custodial staff, cafeteria workers. They all interact with our kids on a daily basis! Way to go Berkeley County!

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Charleston County Library Commits to Training all Employees!

It is always a fantastic start to the morning when you come in to great news at work! Today we received a fax from the Charleston County Public Library to train all of their employees in Stewards of Children! With 16 branches in the area, this is a group of people who touch our kids everyday. Through a Prevent-A-Thon pledge, we will be working over the next few months to train their staff how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. For …

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Muse to Host a Happy Hour and Dinner to Benefit our Prevent-a-Thon!

Muse is generously donating half the proceeds of Happy Hour and 10% of dinner this Thursday to Darkness to Light’s annual Prevent-a-Thon. Please join us on Thursday, August 12 at Muse, 82 Society Street, Charleston, SC and amuse your palette while supporting Darkness to Light. This happy hour and dinner is part of the Ant March – During the month of August, Prevent-a-Thon offers free trainings to the Charleston Community. To help spread the word, local businesses up and down King Street house our ants …

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