Media Coverage

Oct. 4, 2018 – Candlelight Vigil Held for Domestic Abuse Fatalities in St. Johns County –Action News Jax

Sept. 21, 2018 – Taste of the Beach set for Sept. 23 – St. Augustine Record

Sept. 19, 2018 – St. Augustine Editorial/Weaver Foundation Challenge Grant – St. Augustine Record

Sept. 4, 2018 – Interview with Lindsay Thompson, Green Dot Coordinator Channel 4 Morning Show

Aug. 17, 2018 –  Nicole Pece, development director, joins poetry contest winner Nia Howard – Channel 4 Morning Show

July 23, 2018 – Bikini Race to Benefit Betty Griffin Center – St. Augustine Record

May 17, 2018 – Local center for domestic violence sees increase due to #metoo movement – Action News Jax

May 17, 2018 – Betty Griffin Center Received $100,000 Grant from Delores Barr Weaver Fund – Ponte Vedra Recorder

May 7, 2018 – #Metoo movement encourages abused to seek help at Betty Griffin Center – St. Augustine Record

May 4, 2018 – Metoo movement sparking change in St. Johns County – First Coast News

May 1, 2018 – Sing Out Loud Music Festival to benefit Betty Griffin Center – St. Augustine Record

April 8, 2018 – Interview between anchor Paige Kelton and Betty Griffin Center’s Nicole Pece – Action News Jax Sunday

March 14, 2018 – Day without Violence Calendar Contest Open for Entries through March – St. Augustine Record

Jan. 27, 2018 – Ponte Vedra student organizes second annual event benefitting survivors of domestic violence – Ponte Vedra Recorder

Jan. 24, 2018 – Legal Freedom Fighter Series: Tania R. Schmidt-Alpers – Rocket Matter

January 2018  – Joy in Childhood Foundation Donates $10,000 to Betty Griffin Center (Page 20) – St. Johns Magazine

Dec. 25, 2017 – 10 Who Make a Difference features Tania R. Schmidt-Alpers, full-time, in-house counsel for domestic violence victims at Betty Griffin Center – St. Augustine Record

Dec. 20, 2017 – Interview with Betty Griffin Center Development Director Nicole Pece – St. Augustine Tonight

Nov. 9, 2017 –   Taste of the Beach Set for Nov. 12 – St. Augustine Record

Nov. 3, 2017 –   Orthopaedic Associates of St. Augustine Golf Tournament Raises $25,700 for Center – Florida Times-Union

Oct. 15, 2017  –  Domestic Violence in St. Johns County, CEO Joyce Mahr interview with Paige Kelton Action News Jax

Oct. 13, 2017 –   InVEST, partnership of civic groups and law enforcement, launched during event – Historic City News

Oct. 12, 2017 –   New team advocating for domestic violence victims launches in St. Johns County – Channel 4 News

Sept. 28, 2017 – The 11th annual Taste of the Beach, Benefitting Betty Griffin Center, Postponed St. Augustine Record

July 3, 2017 –     Betty Griffin Center Announces Calendar/Poetry Contest Winners – St. Augustine Record

April 5, 2017 –    Sandi Cipolloni and Ruby Hauder discuss the Green Dot Program, Betty Griffin Center with Melissa Ross, Host of First Coast Connect – WJCT-FM

Feb. 27, 2017 –   Overview of the new Green Dot Program – Flagler College Newspaper

Feb. 2, 2017 –     Nearly 30 Students Certified in Violence Awareness Program – St.  Augustine Record

Jan. 9, 2017 –     Betty Griffin Center and Flagler College hosts kick-off event for Green Dot Campaign – Action News Jax

Nov 23, 2016 –   Student Artwork Exhibited at County Building – St. Augustine Record

Oct. 3, 2016 –     Betty Griffin House Becomes Betty Griffin Center – WJCT-FM, First Coast Connect