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AEW wrestler donates salary to women’s center in Jax after being suspended for inappropriate comment, July 12, 2020, Action News Jacksonville

Healing through art: Women’s Center to showcase art by survivors of sexual assault, April 23, 2020, First Coast News

Coronavirus: Staying at home does not always mean staying safe as domestic violence fears loom, March 27, 2020, Florida Times-UnionCity leaders, advocates shine light on sexual assault, April 3, 2019, WJXT

Arrest made in 2007 sexual assault, Nov. 16, 2018, Action News JacksonvilleDenim and Diamonds Gala has riverfront view, Sept. 2018, Page 27, Resident Community News

Denim and Diamonds Gala Women’s Center, August 2018, Resident Community News

We Must Work Together To Protect Our Women, October 7, 2018 ,

Calls to National Sexual Assault Hotline spike during Dr. Ford testimony, October 1, 2018, The Daily Croton

Getting Support: Help for Those Affected by Domestic Violence, July 11, 2018, News4Jax

How Georgia Businesses are Helping Human Trafficking Victims, July 3, 2018, News4Jax

Companies on the Move–Women’s Center of Jacksonville, May 18, 2018, Biz Journals

Takeaways from Tallahassee — Taking a ‘bite’ out of crime , April 14, 2018 , Florida Politics 

Moms Doing More in the 904: Teresa Miles, Executive Director at the Women’s Center of Jacksonville , April 13, 2018 , Jax Moms Blog

National Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Jacksonville victim shares story and hopes for justice, April 3, 2018, Action News Jax

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Kicks off Wednesday at City Hall, April 3, 2018,

Join TEDxFSCJWomen for a Simulcast Event: TEDWomen2017, October 23, 2017, Search Amelia

You Don’t Know Me, April 2, 2018, Fernandina Observer

Sexual Assault Awareness Month April 2, 2018, First Coast Connect

Health Notes: Wade Barnes named Advocate of the Year, March 28, 2018, Florida Times Union

Guide to teaching kids, teens about sexual consent, Jan. 12, 2018, The Baker County Press

A Nonprofit Success Story: The Women’s Center of Jacksonville, Jan. 4, 2018, Arkus

I am the Central Park Jogger, Jan. 4, 2018, First Coast News

Women’s Center of Jacksonville sees large increase in calls after #MeToo, Dec. 18, 2017, First Coast News

Babes Who Hustle to host a Merry + Bright Affair, Dec. 10, 2017, WQIK

Babes Who Hustle to host a Merry + Bright Affair, Dec. 10, 2017, 107.3 The River

Women’s Giving Alliance begins campaign to help women, girls escape poverty, Oct. 25, 2017, Florida Times-Union

Join TEDXFSCJ Women for a simulcast event: TEDWOMEN2017, Oct. 23, 2017,

Jacksonville police: Man knocks woman unconscious, assaults her, Oct. 20, 2017, WJXTFuture SAFE Center for sexual assault victims gets $500,000 donation from Weavers, Oct 11, 2017, Florida Times-Union

S.A.F.E. Center; Book Club ‘Killers Of the Flower Moon’; White Cane Safety Day, Oct. 11, 2017, WJCT News

Weaver gift helps renovate Sexual Assault Forensic Exam Center, Oct. 11, 2017, Jacksonville Daily Record

New Jacksonville center expected to help more sexual assault victims, Oct. 10, 2017, Action News Jax

Women’s Center of Jax expands with literacy classes, GED Preparation, Oct. 6, 2017, Florida Times-Union

LGBT Community Fund awards $158,000 in 2017 grants to Northeast Florida nonprofits, Oct. 6, 2017, Florida Times-Union

Jacksonville man charged with two counts of sexual battery after string of assaults in 2016, August 2, 2017, Florida Times-Union

Taking care of those who took care of you, July 29, 2017, First Coast News

Man sought in series of rapes reported in Jacksonville, July 7, 2017, Florida Times-Union

Call Box: Cancer survivor park replicates Jacksonville bridges, July 7, 2017, Florida Times-Union

Guest Column: Survivors of rape deserve to be believed, June 23, 2017, Florida Times-Union

Legal community marks two events, June 12, Financial News & Daily Record

JWLA 2017 Woman Attorney of the Year: Sharón Simmons, Women’s Center of Jacksonville board member

2017 EVE Award Winner Shirley Webb: Working on women’s issues for 40 years, June 2, 2017, Florida Times-Union

EVE Award Winners announced at luncheon featuring gospel-singing executive’s ‘Pearls of Leadership’, June 2, 2018, Florida Times-Union

Words Count: Southside resident’s squiggly life is full of learning and quotes, May 30, 2017, Florida Times-Union

Eve Award Finalists, May 21, 2017, Florida Times-Union

Good News, May 20, 2017, Florida Times-Union

Silent walk raises sexual assault prevention awareness, May 3, 2017, Jax Air News

Surviving in silence, April 26, 2017, Folio Weekly

Guest Column: Support survivors of sexual assault, April 18, 2017,

Calls up 30% to rape crisis hotline in Jax, April 17, 2017, First Coast News

Program kicks off Sexual Assault Awareness Month, April 6, 2017, Baker County Press

Nik and Vic’s Pics, Charity kickball tournament benefiting Women’s Center of Jacksonville, March 31, 2017, News4Jax

Man who raped woman pushing stroller gets 2 life sentences, March 31, 2017, WJXT

Man who raped woman pushing stroller gets 2 life sentences, March 31, 2017, WOKV

Sexual Assault Awareness Month fundraiser, March 31, 2017,

Stigma Of sexual assault; JSO addresses rape kit backlog; & Reversing myth of cave, March 30 2017, WJCT News

National Sexual Assault Awareness Month, March 29, 2017,

Discussing the upcoming “You Don’t Know Me” reading to fight sexual abuse with W

riter Diana Herman, Program Director Sarah Wiese and Nassau County Advocate of the Women’s Center of Jacksonville Lori Armstrong, March 29, 2017, First Coast Connect

Baptist South president at Words & Wisdom, March 29, 2017, Financial News & Daily Record

Jacksonville Mayor plans to put a stop to growing number of Florida sex crimes, March 28, 2017, Action News Jax

City Leaders Aim to bring awareness to sexual assaults, March 28, 2017, WJXT

Equal Pay Day: A lunch and learn event, March 28, 2017 First Coast News

April is National Sexual Assault Awareness Month, March 28, 2017,

Sexual Assault Awareness Month with the Women’s Center of Jacksonville, March 27, 2017, WJCT’s First Coast Connect

Local safe haven for sexual assault survivors, March 27, 2017, WJCT News

The Women’s Center of Jacksonville presents 2017  speaker event — Women, Words & Wisdom, March 27, 2017,

Low Country Boil Fundraiser, March 24, 2017, Home Town Journal

Women’s Center of Jacksonville broadly defines sexual assault, March 17, 2017, Baker County Press

Women’s Center announces community initiative to expand, Resident Community News, March 5, 2017

Support Groups,, Feb. 4, 2017

Taking Heart, Folio Weekly, Jan. 25, 2017