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Confidential support group and other resources for victims of abuse. Contact us now.

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Raising Community Awareness

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Education and Prevention with Youth

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

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Engaging Men and Boys

To be allies and leaders in preventing violence. Learn More

Today we're highlight MAAV staff member Liane Cassavoy! Liane joined MAAV as the Outreach Coordinator in 2012. She holds a master’s degree in Journalism from Boston University and a BA in English from Boston College.

Before joining MAAV, Liane worked as a freelance journalist, writing about a variety of technology and business topics. Her work has appeared in a variety of national and local publications, including PCWorld, Entrepreneur Magazine, About.com, and others. She also is the author of two business start-up guidebooks, which were published by Entrepreneur Press.

Liane lives in Melrose with her husband and three children.

And here’s a fun fact about Liane: She has been to 40 of the 50 US states!
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Today were highlight MAAV staff member Liane Cassavoy! Liane joined MAAV as the Outreach Coordinator in 2012. She holds a master’s degree in Journalism from Boston University and a BA in English from Boston College.Before joining MAAV, Liane worked as a freelance journalist, writing about a variety of technology and business topics. Her work has appeared in a variety of national and local publications, including PCWorld, Entrepreneur Magazine, About.com, and others. She also is the author of two business start-up guidebooks, which were published by Entrepreneur Press.Liane lives in Melrose with her husband and three children.And here’s a fun fact about Liane: She has been to 40 of the 50 US states!

 

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So grateful for the ways in which Liane is always willing to help with whatever needs to be done at MAAV!

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    This year’s MAAV Walk was a record breaker! More than 900 people attended our 24th Annual Walk & Candlelight Vigil, and the event raised more than $58,000 for MAAV’s education and violence prevention programs. The event drew teams from middle and high school clubs and sports teams, elementary schools, houses of worship, businesses and other…
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