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A Day to Shine

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EVENT DATE: Apr 02, 2016

A Day to Shine is a dating abuse awareness and fundraising event for Expect Respect.

This Annual Fashion Show and Gala is modeled by members of GETMAD (Girls Energized to Make a Difference), a service club of young Austinites from area high schools. Your support of A Day to Shine will helps teens break the cycle of abuse in their relationships, train young leaders and advocates, and help teachers and parents promote healthy dating and abuse prevention.

Expect Respect, a program of SafePlace, is a nationally recognize comprehensive  dating abuse prevention program that works in small groups with students who have experienced dating abuse, mobilizes youth as leaders in the fight to end dating abuse, and supports schools, parents and community organizations in creating healthy environments for teens.