Monthly Archives: February 2013

Burke Allstate DASH fundraiser EXTENDED!

Update!  The Burke Allstate Referral Program for DASH has been extended. There is still time to get your no-obligation quote for home and auto insurance. The Burke Allstate Referral Program will donate $10 to DASH for every home and auto quote through March 2013. It’s easy – just call their office at 703-425-5600 to learn how much you can save and to help DASH. Allstate will donate up to $1,000 to DASH and hopefully save you money along the way.

Our thanks goes to Shak Hill and his Burke Allstate team for their continued support of DASH. Give them a call today at 703-425-5600! Visit their website at http://agents.allstate.com/shak-hill-burke-va.html

DASH at Dulles 5K Mall Walk – February 10, 2013

Please join us in commemorating National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month and the memory of Siobhan Russell at our 3rd annual DASH at Dulles 5K mall walk, February 10, 2013.
Registration – 8:30-9:00 am  $15 (on the day- cash or check only )
Walk – 9:00-10:00 am
Dulles Town Center Mall
21100 Dulles Town Circle
Dulles, VA 20166
Pre-register for only $12.50 by Paypal or credit card on our Donate page. Select the Donate button and add DASH at Dulles in the special instructions to the seller section. The 19th person to pre-register gets a free DASH t-shirt!
To view or print our DASH at Dulles flyer, click here – dashDulles_single
Don’t forget to bring your old cell phone to donate! See details here.

February DASH events

February is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month and DASH is ready to go! Here is a list of our upcoming presentations and events!

All month – DASH used cell phone drive

February 4 – Presentation to Chantilly High School seniors

February 6 – Presentation to Francis C Hammond Middle School 8th graders

February 7 – Presentation to Mountain View Child Development and Parenting classes

February 10 – DASH at Dulles 5K walk, 8:30 am- 10 am, Dulles Town Center

Presentation to St John Neumann Agape Youth Group

For more information or questions about these events, contact us at admin4dash@verizon.net.

DASH at St John Neumann

Saint John Neumann High School Youth Ministry (AGAPE) & Health Ministry Special Presentation – “Dating Abuse Stops Here” – Sunday, February 10th, 6:30 – 8:00 pm, Saint John Neumann Chapel, 11900 Lawyers Road, Reston, VA 20191.

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. Agape & the Health Ministry will host a presentation by Lynne Russell, the founder of Dating Abuse Stops Here (DASH) about teen dating abuse and how to have a healthy relationship. All teens, parents, families and friends are invited to this presentation. Lynne will present the heart breaking story of her daughter with the video “Siobhan’s Story” which describes how her daughter was killed by an abusive boyfriend. She will speak about how she missed the warning signs that Siobhan’s relationship was abusive and how DASH was created to educate teens about the dangers of teen dating abuse. Wendy Claunch of DASH will highlight the early warning signs, how to recognize when a relationship is abusive and how to have a healthy relationship. Don’t miss this important presentation for all teen aged children and their parents!  If you need additional information or have any questions about this presentation, contact Doug Johnson by phone at (703) 860-6141 or by e-mail atdjohnson@saintjn.org.