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Sanctuary for Families is...

...the leading nonprofit agency in New York State dedicated exclusively to serving domestic violence victims, sex trafficking victims, and their children. Each year, we help thousands of victims and their children build safe lives through a range of high quality services.

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Supporter Spotlight

Join us for the 2014 Zero Tolerance Benefit on Tuesday, June 3rd

zt14webimg_tiny On Tuesday, June 3rd, we invite you to join Sanctuary for Families for cocktails, dinner, dancing and an exclusive silent auction - and to speak out against gender violence. Tickets are available now - we hope to see you there!

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Celebrate our volunteers at Pillars of Change 2014

volunteer_image_for_homepage Every year, Sanctuary staff and clients receive invaluable support from over 2,000 volunteers. Join us on Thursday, May 1st to recognize the incredible individuals who do this work.

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Ride with Sanctuary's team in the 2014 TD Five Borough Bike Tour

biking_to_end_dv_-_small On Sunday, May 4, 2014, a team of 10 cyclists will represent Sanctuary for Families in the TD Five Boro Bike Tour. Join us to raise money for survivors of gender violence while riding 40 miles through car-free streets of New York City.

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