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Fall Fundraisers are Here

We have a few great opportunities to support CFVC in some really fun and unique ways this fall. We hope you will consider participating in one, two or (even better) all three of these fantastic fundraisers: After the success of our last Poker Run, we have decided to have another this Fall, so plan to…

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Chart Industries Raises Funds for CFVC

Employees of Chart Industries of Ball Ground raised funds for CFVC during the last quarter by preparing meals and selling them to employees. The money collected was matched by Chart Industries and donated to Cherokee Family Violence Center. Together Chart Industries and their employees presented a check to CFVC for over twenty three hundred dollars. We appreciate their hard…

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Donation Changes

Due to the overwhelming generosity of our community, we are currently unable to accept donations of used goods. We have partnered with two agencies that will take our donation and provide them to CFVC clients for free of charge.  We are thankful for all of your ongoing support and hope you will consider bringing your…

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CFVC's First Summer Camp Was a Success

From June sixth to tenth, Cherokee Family Violence Center held our first summer camp for the children who reside in our transitional housing program. The five day long camp was filled with fun, mindfulness and relaxation. We had a total of 11 campers participate in our first week of camp, with another group scheduled to participate later…

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Closing the Book on a Year of Academic Mentorship

Since October 2015, Children’s Restoration Network (CRN) has partnered with Cherokee Family Violence Center to implement Project One on One, an academic mentorship program to assist children who would like to develop academically and professionally.  Every Monday evening Project One on One mentors and students met individually or in small groups to focus on homework, projects,…

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Are you Ready for the Poker Run?

Tomorrow is the big day – the Poker Run rolls out of Woodstock starting at 9AM! We are excited to hear that so many of our supporters are planning to attend.  If you did not make the cutoff for pre-registration, you can sign up for the event onsite.  Vehicles are $20 and the driver’s additional passengers…

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Thank You Thursday: One Eyed Jacks RC

It is Thank You Thursday and we want to highlight our friends from the One Eyed Jacks Riding Club who brought us a donation of food items they collected for us during a recent ride.  Yard Bird (aka Matt Owens) and KC of the One Eyed Jacks are pictured here with Cherokee Family Violence Center…

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Spring Party with Boy Scout Troop 241

During this month’s children’s support group, we had a spring party thanks to Boy Scout Troop 241 of Canton, Georgia.  Troop 241 organized an indoor egg hunt for the nearly 50 children in attendance that night.  The children had a great time decorating spring bags, scrambling for eggs and munching on snacks.  The Scouts presented the…

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Cupid Struck CFVC

Last week, the CFVC Children’s Program had a great Valentine’s Day Party!  Decorating cookies, snacking, and getting a “box of love” made it the night a lot of fun for everyone involved.  We want to thank Robin Hovanec and her daughter Lily for donating nearly 100 decorated shoe boxes filled with snacks, letters, and love.…

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Project Night Night

CFVC would like to thank Ms. Lawton’s first grade class from Knox Elementary School. The class assembled 30 Night Night tote bags for children in the emergency shelter. The tote bags include a stuffed animal, a blanket, books, and a special card with a positive message from the students and were designed to bring comfort…

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