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AshaKiran provides free ‘culturally competent’ services in 49+ languages throughout the state of Alabama to individuals from multicultural backgrounds that are experiencing traumatic/stressful situations such as domestic violence, sexual assault, depression, violence/crisis of any kind, developmental disabilities and more!

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6 hours ago

AshaKiran

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS to help at the AK booth display at the CAFY 2017 Event!

Volunteers Needed:

2 Volunteers @ 10AM – 12PM
3 Volunteers @ 12PM – 2PM
2 Volunteers@ 2PM – 4PM

If you can help for one of these times, please send your name, best contact phone number & email address and which time you can help out to: volunteer@ashakiranonline.org

C.A.F.Y. was founded by Dr. Harry Hobbs and began as a strategic initiative of The City of Huntsville and the Huntsville Police Department (HPD) in 2011. CAFY collaborates with local businesses, law enforcement, schools, neighborhood associations, social service, civic and other community organizations to promote positive resources for children, youth and families and to help them be successful in each of four pillars: Health, Education, Careers and Finances. CAFY’s target market is children/youth ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. However, this back to school event is open to all ages, 1-99! In addition to community resource information booths, there will be demonstrations, contests, give away items, food, music speakers and the Madison County’s Got Talent Showcase. Stop by the AshaKiran booth to say hello! See MoreSee Less

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS to help at the AK booth display at the CAFY 2017 Event!

Volunteers Needed: 

2 Volunteers @ 10AM – 12PM 
3 Volunteers @ 12PM – 2PM 
2 Volunteers@ 2PM – 4PM 

If you can help for one of these times, please send your name, best contact phone number & email address and which time you can help out to: volunteer@ashakiranonline.org

C.A.F.Y. was founded by Dr. Harry Hobbs and began as a strategic initiative of The City of Huntsville and the Huntsville Police Department (HPD) in 2011. CAFY collaborates with local businesses, law enforcement, schools, neighborhood associations, social service, civic and other community organizations to promote positive resources for children, youth and families and to help them be successful in each of four pillars: Health, Education, Careers and Finances. CAFYs target market is children/youth ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. However, this back to school event is open to all ages, 1-99! In addition to community resource information booths, there will be demonstrations, contests, give away items, food, music speakers and the Madison Countys Got Talent Showcase. Stop by the AshaKiran booth to say hello!

8 hours ago

AshaKiran

Racial Justice InstituteAug 24, 10:00amSheraton Birmingham HotelOn the first full day of the Embody Progress Conference, we will present a Day-Long Racial Justice Institute. Come learn about systemic oppression, intersectionality, and racial justice.

Registration is $35.

The cost of the Racial Justice Institute is included in the full registration of the @[649234261898735:274:Embody Progress Conference]! See MoreSee Less

Racial Justice Institute

14 hours ago

AshaKiran

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS to help at the AK booth display at the CAFY 2017 Event!

Volunteers Needed:

2 Volunteers @ 10AM – 12PM
3 Volunteers @ 12PM – 2PM
2 Volunteers@ 2PM – 4PM

If you can help for one of these times, please send your name, best contact phone number & email address and which time you can help out to: volunteer@ashakiranonline.org

C.A.F.Y. was founded by Dr. Harry Hobbs and began as a strategic initiative of The City of Huntsville and the Huntsville Police Department (HPD) in 2011. CAFY collaborates with local businesses, law enforcement, schools, neighborhood associations, social service, civic and other community organizations to promote positive resources for children, youth and families and to help them be successful in each of four pillars: Health, Education, Careers and Finances. CAFY’s target market is children/youth ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. However, this back to school event is open to all ages, 1-99! In addition to community resource information booths, there will be demonstrations, contests, give away items, food, music speakers and the Madison County’s Got Talent Showcase. Stop by the AshaKiran booth to say hello! See MoreSee Less

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS to help at the AK booth display at the CAFY 2017 Event!

Volunteers Needed: 

2 Volunteers @ 10AM – 12PM 
3 Volunteers @ 12PM – 2PM 
2 Volunteers@ 2PM – 4PM 

If you can help for one of these times, please send your name, best contact phone number & email address and which time you can help out to: volunteer@ashakiranonline.org

C.A.F.Y. was founded by Dr. Harry Hobbs and began as a strategic initiative of The City of Huntsville and the Huntsville Police Department (HPD) in 2011. CAFY collaborates with local businesses, law enforcement, schools, neighborhood associations, social service, civic and other community organizations to promote positive resources for children, youth and families and to help them be successful in each of four pillars: Health, Education, Careers and Finances. CAFYs target market is children/youth ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. However, this back to school event is open to all ages, 1-99! In addition to community resource information booths, there will be demonstrations, contests, give away items, food, music speakers and the Madison Countys Got Talent Showcase. Stop by the AshaKiran booth to say hello!

1 day ago

AshaKiran

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS to help at the AK booth display at the CAFY 2017 Event!

Volunteers Needed:

2 Volunteers @ 10AM – 12PM
3 Volunteers @ 12PM – 2PM
2 Volunteers@ 2PM – 4PM

If you can help for one of these times, please send your name, best contact phone number & email address and which time you can help out to: volunteer@ashakiranonline.org

C.A.F.Y. was founded by Dr. Harry Hobbs and began as a strategic initiative of The City of Huntsville and the Huntsville Police Department (HPD) in 2011. CAFY collaborates with local businesses, law enforcement, schools, neighborhood associations, social service, civic and other community organizations to promote positive resources for children, youth and families and to help them be successful in each of four pillars: Health, Education, Careers and Finances. CAFY’s target market is children/youth ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. However, this back to school event is open to all ages, 1-99! In addition to community resource information booths, there will be demonstrations, contests, give away items, food, music speakers and the Madison County’s Got Talent Showcase. Stop by the AshaKiran booth to say hello! See MoreSee Less

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS to help at the AK booth display at the CAFY 2017 Event!

Volunteers Needed: 

2 Volunteers @ 10AM – 12PM 
3 Volunteers @ 12PM – 2PM 
2 Volunteers@ 2PM – 4PM 

If you can help for one of these times, please send your name, best contact phone number & email address and which time you can help out to: volunteer@ashakiranonline.org

C.A.F.Y. was founded by Dr. Harry Hobbs and began as a strategic initiative of The City of Huntsville and the Huntsville Police Department (HPD) in 2011. CAFY collaborates with local businesses, law enforcement, schools, neighborhood associations, social service, civic and other community organizations to promote positive resources for children, youth and families and to help them be successful in each of four pillars: Health, Education, Careers and Finances. CAFYs target market is children/youth ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. However, this back to school event is open to all ages, 1-99! In addition to community resource information booths, there will be demonstrations, contests, give away items, food, music speakers and the Madison Countys Got Talent Showcase. Stop by the AshaKiran booth to say hello!

2 days ago

AshaKiran

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS to help at the AK booth display at the CAFY 2017 Event!

Volunteers Needed:

2 Volunteers @ 10AM – 12PM
3 Volunteers @ 12PM – 2PM
2 Volunteers@ 2PM – 4PM

If you can help for one of these times, please send your name, best contact phone number & email address and which time you can help out to: volunteer@ashakiranonline.org

C.A.F.Y. was founded by Dr. Harry Hobbs and began as a strategic initiative of The City of Huntsville and the Huntsville Police Department (HPD) in 2011. CAFY collaborates with local businesses, law enforcement, schools, neighborhood associations, social service, civic and other community organizations to promote positive resources for children, youth and families and to help them be successful in each of four pillars: Health, Education, Careers and Finances. CAFY’s target market is children/youth ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. However, this back to school event is open to all ages, 1-99! In addition to community resource information booths, there will be demonstrations, contests, give away items, food, music speakers and the Madison County’s Got Talent Showcase. Stop by the AshaKiran booth to say hello! See MoreSee Less

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS to help at the AK booth display at the CAFY 2017 Event!

Volunteers Needed: 

2 Volunteers @ 10AM – 12PM 
3 Volunteers @ 12PM – 2PM 
2 Volunteers@ 2PM – 4PM 

If you can help for one of these times, please send your name, best contact phone number & email address and which time you can help out to: volunteer@ashakiranonline.org

C.A.F.Y. was founded by Dr. Harry Hobbs and began as a strategic initiative of The City of Huntsville and the Huntsville Police Department (HPD) in 2011. CAFY collaborates with local businesses, law enforcement, schools, neighborhood associations, social service, civic and other community organizations to promote positive resources for children, youth and families and to help them be successful in each of four pillars: Health, Education, Careers and Finances. CAFYs target market is children/youth ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. However, this back to school event is open to all ages, 1-99! In addition to community resource information booths, there will be demonstrations, contests, give away items, food, music speakers and the Madison Countys Got Talent Showcase. Stop by the AshaKiran booth to say hello!

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CAFY 2017 Event!

CAFY 2017 Event!

Jul 29, 10:00amJul 29, 2:00pm

Jaycee’s Bldg & Fairgrounds, 2180 Airport Road, Huntsville, Al
2180 Airport Road
Huntsville, AL   Map

CAFY 2017…Your Partner for Success… It only comes once a year!

☆ FREE admission, entertainment, food, activities, challenges, contests, give-aways, prizes, inflatables, back packs and school supplies,…

☆ Preparing Teens for success as they venture into adulthood, enter the workforce, or pursue higher education.

☆ Giving Teens tools necessary to achieve the 4 Pillars of Success: Health, Education, Career, Finance

☆ Guidance, Knowledge, and Resources

☆ FREE admission, entertainment, food, activities, challenges, contests, give-aways, prizes, inflatables, back packs and school supplies,…See MoreSee Less

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State-Wide Human Chain Against Domestic Violence

State-Wide Human Chain Against Domestic Violence

Oct 8, 2:00pmOct 8, 3:00pm

Dublin Park, Madison, Alabama
Huntsville, AL  35805 Map

CONTACT: info@ashakiranonline.org
AK OFFICE: (256) 698 – 4446

#ALHumanChainAgainstDV

Be a link in the human chain against domestic violence!
AshaKiran, Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ACADV) and other ACADV non-profit organizations throughout Alabama are working together in solidarity synchronizing human chain events to occur simultaneously across the state of Alabama in their own counties, on the same day, at the same time and repeat the same pledge making a stand against domestic violence – a truly positive and inspiring message to represent our state. Subsequently, our local citizens, social groups and non-profits present will link hands to form a human chain and together make the pledge to take a stand against domestic violence.

This is a FREE event and the public is welcome to join the diverse organizations from throughout the city that have gathered to support and make a stand against domestic violence.

HUMAN CHAIN EVENTS AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE taking place in Alabama on October 2nd 2016:

MADISON COUNTY:
AshaKiran
Dublin Park, 8324 Madison Pike, Madison, AL 35758

other locations to be announced…

NEW THIS YEAR…AshaKiran Youth & Art Essay Contest
THEME: ‘Why Culture Sensitivity Matters’
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: JULY 31st 2017

Parents can sign up their child to participate here: goo.gl/forms/1buXZiw1SErSJe9y2

We hope this contest will encourage students to strive to value and respect all people regardless of their skin color, their physical abilities or the language that they speak.

Domestic violence can happen to ANY person regardless of age, culture, religion, education, social class, sex or physical ability. In recognition of October’s National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, AshaKiran invites you to create artwork or write an essay for this year’s theme: ‘Why Culture Sensitivity Matters’

CONTEST GUIDELINES:
• Students 10 – 18 years old can participate in one or both the art & essay contests.
• Essay must be submitted in English, type-written in black ink & double-spaced.
No more than 500 words. Any essay found to be plagiarized will be disqualified.
• Artwork must include a brief explanation of the message depicted in it regarding ‘why culture sensitivity matters.’ All mediums accepted & must be student’s original work. Copyright entries will be disqualified.
• All work submissions must include participants full name, age & be submitted to: info@ashakiranonline.org OR Mailed to P. O. Box 1021 Huntsville, AL 35807

CONTEST WINNERS will be announced & receive 2017 AshaKiran Youth Art & Essay Contest Awards at the AshaKiran State-Wide Human Chain Event Against Domestic Violence taking place on Sunday, October 1, 2017 in Dublin Park in Madison, AL @ 2PM – All accepted entries will also be on display!

#SupportYourCommunity #SupportAshaKiranHSV

AshaKiran, a ray of hope, is committed to empowering culturally sensitive communities by providing “culturally competent” services in 36+ languages, a 24 HR Crisis Phone AshaLine “Hope-Line,” emergency shelter, accompaniment, advocacy, counseling, translation/interpretation and with programs like the Multi-Lingual Access Model & the New Alabamians Program. AshaKiran’s cross-cultural awareness training focuses on areas such as domestic violence, sexual assault, cultural competency, and developmental disabilities.See MoreSee Less

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