Special Events

Thanks for Attending our June ‘Fashion for Action’ Fundraiser

As always, we appreciated the support of our guests — and our local models — who took part in our fourth-annual Fashion For Action fashion show and silent auction on June 13! Thanks to you, these event proceeds will help fund the operation of our shelter and the range of services we provide to survivors…

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Donate to Betty Griffin Center on Giving Day, May 1-2

Survivors served by Betty Griffin Center need your help to make our Giving Day Campaign successful. Here are a few ways you can help support survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Share and share alike: Online days of giving are successful because of our own networks. Help us grow our network by sending this…

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Get Your Jags Tickets Here with ‘Give & Go’

“Give & Go” is your chance to get the best deal in town on Jaguar Tickets while supporting the Betty Griffin Center. They will sell fast, so buy your tickets today. For more information on ticket pricing, please contact Carole Sullivan at 904-808-8544 extension 201 — or email caroles@bettygriffincenter.org We have tickets for the following…

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We Appreciate Your Support of our 10th Annual 5K Run for Peace

A heartfelt thank you to all the sponsors, volunteers, walkers and runners who joined us at the 10th Annual Run for Peace 5K on Saturday, April 6 to raise funds for the Betty Griffin Center. Nearly 500 runners and walkers/ took part in the race, helping us raise thousands in funds for our nonprofit agency,…

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Register for ‘Pickleball for Peace’ on Dec. 2

Pickleballers are invited to compete in a fun-filled round-robin tournament to benefit Betty Griffin Center and survivors of domestic and sexual abuse in St. Johns County during the first annual ‘Pickleball for Peace’ competition on Saturday, Dec. 2 at Veterans Park, located at 1332 Veterans Parkway, Saint Johns, FL 32259. Prizes and trophies will be…

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Columbia Community Harvest

Enjoy some great food while supporting the Betty Griffin Center in September by dining at any of the seven Columbia Restaurants in Florida during the 26th Annual Columbia Restaurant Community Harvest program, including the St. Augustine location at 98 St. George St. in Olde Town. For the entire month, Columbia donates five percent of all…

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On Sale Now: The 2024 ‘A Day Without Violence’ Calendars

Our 2024 A Day Without Violence Calendars are now available for a suggested $5 donation at either of our Betty Griffin Thrift Shoppes, or you can stop by our administrative office at 2450 Old Moultrie Rd, Ste. 202. from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and pick one up there. The contest was…

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Dine at Columbia Restaurant in September & Support Betty Griffin Center

Enjoy some great food while supporting the Betty Griffin Center in September by dining at any of the seven Columbia Restaurants in Florida during the 26th Annual Columbia Restaurant Community Harvest program, including the St. Augustine location at 98 St. George St. in Olde Town. For the entire month, Columbia donates five percent of all…

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Be an Easter Bunny for Betty Griffin Center!

To bring the holiday home to children staying in its shelter, Betty Griffin Center is asking for donations to create 80 Easter Baskets – items including candy, plastic Easter Eggs, baskets and plastic straw, along with gift cards and monetary donations to purchase the items, as well. Donations can be delivered to the Betty Griffin…

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A Song About Consent — “Did I Say Yes??”

In advance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month in April, we would like to share a song about consent entitled “Did I Say Yes??” performed by the Annie Dukes Band.  The music video was filmed and edited by Dan Florez and shot at Vibe Live Studios in Jacksonville, FL. The song was recorded and engineered by…

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Human Trafficking Awareness Month Proclamation Event

Betty Griffin Center CEO Kelly Franklin was joined by other local officials as the City Commission of the City of St. Augustine passed a proclamation declaring January as Human Trafficking Awareness Month – urging all residents to recognize “our vital roles in ending all forms of modern slavery” and observe “programs and activities aimed at…

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Go Jags! And Thanks for Supporting Give & Go

“Give & Go” is your chance to get the best deal in town on Jaguars tickets while supporting your favorite charity! Congratulations to our Jacksonville Jaguars — the 2022 NFL AFC South Division Champions! And thanks for supporting the Betty Griffin Center and the Jacksonville Jaguars during the 2022-23 NFL Season through the “Give &…

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Thanks for Donors to Our Holiday Adopt-A-Family & Food Drive

A warm holiday thanks to all of those who supported our 2022 Adopt-A-Family Holiday Program, along with our annual holiday food drive, which both benefit the adults and children who are staying at our domestic violence shelter. With Adopt-A-Family, donors can select a family of any size: a single adult, a parent and child or…

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Thanks to Raw Materials for its Pop-Up Fundraiser on Nov. 8

A heart-felt thank you goes out to Melissa Feezor and Mia Rajsky and company Raw Materials for holding a ‘Pop-Up Fundraiser’ on Nov. 8 – with proceeds benefitting the Betty Griffin Center. Hosted by Casa de Vino 57 in St. Augustine, the event offered guests a night of fashion fun, philanthropy and female empowerment while…

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2450 Old Moultrie Rd, Ste. 202,
St. Augustine, FL 32086

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