ALBANY — The Center Against Rape and Domestic Violence will hold its first Candlelight Vigil to raise awareness about domestic violence from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday on the steps of the Linn County Courthouse.
It took a good friend to help Kara McDonald realize that she was a victim of domestic abuse, even though she had been struck, choked and threatened with a gun several times by her former husband.
Supporters boosted golf tournament
Corvallis residents helped after bike crash
Grace Center thanks Presbyterian Church
Corvallis residents incurring violations in the city’s three parking districts will be facing new minimum fines in less than six weeks.
ALBANY — The Center Against Rape and Domestic Violence (CARDV) is holding a benefit dinner to help provide services for survivors of domestic and sexual violence in Benton and counties.
After completing an internal investigation of an alleged 1998 rape involving two Oregon State University football players, OSU officials say there are no additional steps they can take to punish the perpetrators at this point. But they also say such a case would be handled very differently today.
The Center Against Rape and Domestic Violence will hold its 11th Annual Spaghetti Dinner on Tuesday, March 11, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Church of the Good Samaritan in Corvallis (gluten-free options available).
Letetia Wilson, promoted to head CARDV, wants to strengthen the center that works to stop domestic abuse
The 11th annual CARDV 5K Run/Walk for Safe Families is scheduled for Saturday, May 11 (Mother’s Day weekend); teams and individual participants are urged to sign up early.
B&GC Youth of the Year an inspirational event
Students passing by Oregon State University’s Memorial Union quad were walking through one of the largest fundraisers for prevention of abuse against women and children.
Lupe Maginnis inspired countless others with her tireless volunteer work
Much attention has been focused on Steubenville, Ohio, where two high school football players were recently convicted of raping a 16-year-old girl.
Three years into Benton County’s 10-year campaign to tackle the issue of homelessness, plenty of work remains to be done — but there are also encouraging signs of progress.
After working 12 years as a personal caregiver, Colleen Mefford developed arthritis in her back and no longer could meet the physical demands of the job.
Public tours new units that serve low-income families, those with disabilities
Homeless advocates say Corvallis should set aside land for a tent city
Helping others is a way of life for Lupe Maginnis
The Center Against Rape and Domestic Violence gave tours Friday during a one-day open house of its new CARDV Advocacy Center.
Registrations are being taken for the 10th annual CARDV Mother’s Day Run/Walk for Safe Families, to be held May 12. This family-friendly event offers courses for all ages and abilities, including a 5K run, a 5K walk, and 1- and 2-mile walks. All courses begin at Second Street and Western Bou…
Alexander Court provides housing for low-income residents, abuse survivors
Although we didn’t plan it that way, it was fitting that Gazette-Times reporter Emily Gillespie’s story about the new book probing the heartbreaking Karly Sheehan case appeared on Sunday, the start of National Child Abuse Prevention Month.
The Center Against Rape and Domestic Violence, CARDV, has scheduled its 9th Annual Spaghetti Dinner from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 13, at the Church of the Good Samaritan in Corvallis. All proceeds from the event support CARDV’s work to end sexual and domestic violence in Linn and Benton…
The Center Against Rape and Domestic Violence publicly launched
its first capital campaign Thursday to raise the money to build its
new Advocacy Center.
Registrations are being accepted for the eighth annual CARDV
Mother's Day Run/Walk for Safe Families, set for Saturday, May 8.
It offers courses for all ages and abilities, including a 5K run, a
5K walk, and 1- and 2-mile walks. All courses begin at Second
Street and Western Boulevard in dow…
The Center Against Rape and Domestic Violence will hold its 7th
Annual Spaghetti Dinner from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Monday, March 8, at the
Church of the Good Samaritan, at the corner of 35th Street and
Harrison Boulevard in Corvallis.
A benefit production tonight of Eve Ensler's "The Vagina
Monologues" will raise funds for the Center Against Rape and
Domestic Violence and V-Day 2010's spotlight on women and children
experiencing violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
A benefit production of Eve Ensler's "The Vagina Monologues"
will raise funds for the Center Against Rape and Domestic Violence
and V-Day 2010's spotlight on women and children experiencing
violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Employees of Corvallis-based engineering company CH2M Hill are
toning down their holiday party this year and donating money that
would be spent for it to local charities.
For the third year, The Center Against Rape and Domestic
Violence is holding a community-wide campaign to collect used cell
phones. It will continue through the end of November.