Month: November 2009

Anny Jacoby Announces: Project Safe Girls

Anny Jacoby, Founder/President of Realistic Female Self-Defense Company, is announcing an exciting  new division of her company. The “Project Safe Girls” is being spearheaded by Anny Jacoby and Bethany Corbin, recently designated as Head Educational Director.  This new, innovative program is being geared towards middle school age girls in an effort to provide them with information and training to boost their confidence and self-esteem as they approach their teenage and dating years. The program will help the girls feel empowered with knowledge about dating violence, how to spot dangers, listening to their intuition and the basics of self-defense. “Project Safe Girls” is kicking off their first session in January 2010.   They will be holding educational and training sessions at the Chapel Hill-Carrboro YMCA in Chapel Hill, NC from January through May for middle and high school aged girls. “Project Safe Girls seeks to empower girls through the teaching of self-defense.  By providing a supportive and energetic environment, participants will gain confidence and improve self-esteem while learning the basics and importance of safety!” says Bethany Corbin. …

Gayle D’Ambrosio Crabtree to Speak at Lincoln Memorial

Image via Wikipedia Gayle D’Ambrosio Crabtree, Founder/President of Hope For Healing.org will be a scheduled speaker at the FACSA Foundation Rally. FACSA FOUNDATION- STAND UP AMERICA AND FIGHT AGAINST CHILD SEXUAL ASSAULT- RALLY FACSA Rally in Washington DC, Nov. 14, 2009 at 10 am, by the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool. FACSA is gathering child sexual assault organizations from across the nation, to the “FACSA RALLY”, to make a unilateral stand against child sexual assault. Call (318)938-2882 or (318) 578-0019. Facsasavethechildren.com facsasavethechildren@hotmail.com FACSA P O Box 832 Springhill, LA. 71075 (318) 938 -2882 (877) 543 -5009 Facsasavethechildren.com Gayle D’Ambrosio Crabtree is a nationally recognized advocate, author and motivational speaker. She is a founding member of the Holston Conference Domestic Violence Task Force of the United Methodist Church  and a trainer who equips clergy to better respond to victims of domestic violence within their congregations. Drawing on a decade and a half of experience in the field, she helps pastors understand the unique challenges faced by Christian victims. In her workshops pastor learn to recognize the symptoms …