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Raising Community Awareness

MAAV's 23rd Annual Walk & Candlelight Vigil will be held on Sunday, October 28, 2018. Learn more!.

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Education and Prevention with Youth

Leadership, mentoring, anti-bullying and teen dating abuse prevention programs.

We're thrilled to share another design that earned an Honorable Mention in our #WordsHavePower Poster Contest! This was created by Emma Lafontaine, who was a 7th grader at St. Mary's School in Melrose last year. We love the idea that words have the power to be super heroes!! ... See MoreSee Less

Were thrilled to share another design that earned an Honorable Mention in our #WordsHavePower Poster Contest! This was created by Emma Lafontaine, who was a 7th grader at St. Marys School in Melrose last year. We love the idea that words have the power to be super heroes!!

Today we want to send a shout out to the awesome George & Sally Stubbs and family for sponsoring our Walk again this year! They are all long-time supporters of MAAV, and Sally is a valuable member of our Board and Walk Committee, who is always there to help when needed!! Thank you so much for your donation of $250, and for all you do for MAAV all year long! ... See MoreSee Less

Today we want to send a shout out to the awesome George & Sally Stubbs and family for sponsoring our Walk again this year! They are all long-time supporters of MAAV, and Sally is a valuable member of our Board and Walk Committee, who is always there to help when needed!! Thank you so much for your donation of $250, and for all you do for MAAV all year long!

 

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  • 23rd Annual Walk & Candlelight Vigil Will Be Held on October 28
    23rd Annual Walk & Candlelight Vigil Will Be Held on October 28
    All of us at MAAV are hard at work planning our 23rd Annual Walk Against Violence and Candlelight Vigil. This event, which serves as MAAV’s largest annual fundraiser, will be held on Sunday, October 28th at 4:00 p.m. at the Melrose Veteran’s Memorial Middle School. The theme of this year’s event is “Words Have Power.” This…
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