Past Posts for "Outreach"


Part 4 of How I Escaped: The Story of a Domestic Abuse Survivor

Part 4 of How I Escaped: The Story of a Domestic Abuse Survivor

posted on October 29th, 2018   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

The conclusion of a 4-part series as told by Brie Alexis, in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Warning: This is a true story. Part 4: On The Run  He called me 20 times a day begging me to come home, saying he would never hurt me again.  When he realized I wasn’t falling for […]

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Part 3 of How I Escaped: The Story of a Domestic Abuse Survivor

Part 3 of How I Escaped: The Story of a Domestic Abuse Survivor

posted on October 24th, 2018   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

Part 3 of a 4-part series as told by Brie Alexis, in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Warning: This is a true story. Part 3: Stick to the Script The constant abuse, pain and humiliation were horrific.  He would always say, “Don’t even think about leaving; I will kill you!!”  This made me too scared to […]

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Part 2 of How I Escaped: The Story of a Domestic Abuse Survivor

Part 2 of How I Escaped: The Story of a Domestic Abuse Survivor

posted on October 17th, 2018   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

Part 2 of a 4-part series as told by Brie Alexis, in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Warning: This is a true story. Part 2: The Gift and the Curse In April 1997, I married the love of my life.  He was charming, giving and dependable.  He showered me with affection, lavish trips and […]

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How I Escaped: The Story of a Domestic Abuse Survivor

How I Escaped: The Story of a Domestic Abuse Survivor

posted on October 10th, 2018   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

Part 1 of a 4-part series as told by Brie Alexis, in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Warning: This is a true story. Part 1: My Knight in Shining Armor   I’ll start from the beginning, just the way most fairytales do. Only the story that I’m about to tell you is a far […]

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AVLF at the Movies on Hiatus

AVLF at the Movies on Hiatus

posted on July 26th, 2018   |   Category: News   |   No Comments

AVLF at the Movies has been postponed until 2019. We look forward to bringing back this event next year in an even greater way! In the meantime, please continue to follow us on social media for updates and more information about how you can be involved.

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AVLF Co-Hosts Family Law Pop-Up Clinic

AVLF Co-Hosts Family Law Pop-Up Clinic

posted on March 13th, 2018   |   Category: News   |   No Comments

Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation and Atlanta Legal Aid Society are partnered with the Family Law Section Diversity Committee to host a free family law community pop-up clinic at Thomasville Heights Elementary School.

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