There's been a lot of talk over the past couple of weeks about domestic violence. By now, unless you live under a rock (or are in the haze of 'new-momdom'), you know who former NFL Baltimore Ravens player Ray Rice is. You may have even seen the, now infamous, video that made this type of violence difficult for the NFL to ignore.
One in three women, and one in four men, will
experience violence from a partner in her/his lifetime.
Source: The National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (2010).
We are but one small business, but today we take a stand. Where do we stand? WE STAND with victims and survivors of domestic violence. And we're asking you to stand with us!
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