Special Events

2024 ‘A Day Without Violence’ Calendar, Poetry Contest Now Under Way

Betty Griffin Center is accepting submissions from St. Johns County Students for the 2024 ‘A Day Without Violence’ Art and Poetry Contest. The project is open to all St. Johns County students in kindergarten through 12th grade, whether they attend public school, private school or are home-schooled. All entries are due by Sunday, April 30,…

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Sponsor/Register Now for “The Run for Peace 5K” on Saturday, April 8

Registration is under way for the 9th Annual Run for Peace 5K, benefitting Betty Griffin Center, which takes place at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 8 at the St. Augustine Pier, located at 350 A1A Beach Blvd. Runners and walkers can sign up at www.runforpeace5k.org through Friday, April 7.  Registration is $30 for adults and $20…

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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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