“I am so honored –and just sheer excited to take part in SAFE’s Annual Appreciation Event. In spearheading this organization — Kalyn Risker has been a staunch agent for CHANGE within this community –and beyond.” - Tracey McCaskill, News Director/On Air Host – FM 98 WJLB & WMXD Mix 92.3
SAFE is dedicated to the financial empowerment of victims of domestic violence by providing training, workshops and resources to equip program participants with the tools necessary to become self-sufficient. The organization’s success is a direct result of the hard work and commitment of its volunteers and supporters. Since its inception SAFE has assisted over 730 victims of domestic violence and this event will serve as an opportunity to celebrate the growth of the organization and the strides it has made in the community.
“I am so proud of SAFE and that within six years developed into an organization that is being recognized on a national and now global level for its track record of effectively helping survivors of domestic violence to be free from abuse while obtaining the skills and resources they need to obtain a new job, return to school and become entrepreneurs.” – Kalyn Risker, Founder and Executive Director, Sisters Acquiring Financial Empowerment (SAFE)
SAFE’s 7th Annual Appreciation Event Fundraiser will be held on Friday, June 21, 2013 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the beautiful Detroit Historical Museum with a special Afterglow Event immediately following. Tickets are $45 which includes a tour of the Detroit Historical Museum, hor d’oeuvres, live entertainment, Awards Ceremony and admission into the Afterglow.