We are working hard on the 2nd Annual BREAKING THE SILENCE AWARDS GALA, taking place on January 28, 2012 at The Harbour Club in downtown Charleston from 6pm-10pm. The event is presented by the Zonta Club of Charleston and benefits Zonta and Liza’s LifeLine of South Carolina. Both organizations focus on preventing domestic violence in our community. Liza’s Lifeline also works with domestic violence victims. This year’s Keynote Speaker is Laura Hudson, the Executive Director of SC Crime Victims Council.
Congratulations to our 2012 winners:
Liza’s Lifeline Person of the Year ~ Ellen Steinberg, Assistant Solicitor
Best Professional ~ Elmire Raven, My Sister’s House
Best Volunteer ~ Sarah Finkelstein, NCJW & CAAIV
Best Advocate ~ Easter LaRoche, Charleston County Sheriff
The 2012 Breaking the Silence Judges are: Army Wives Cast – Sterling Brown, Wendy Davis & Terry Serpico, Channel 5 Anchor – Debi Chard, Post and Courier– Allyson Byrd. Our MC – Ryan Nelson. All of them will be attending our Gala!
Please join us in honoring them. If you are unable to attend, please donate a ticket for an advocate or survivor.