DVACK receives group consciousness venture funding


SALINA, KS – The Domestic Violence Association of Central Kansas (DVACK) has received funding from the National Association of VOCA Assistance Administrators (NAVAA) through a grant from the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC), within the U.S. Department of Justice to promote community awareness of crime victims’ rights and services during the 2018 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week.

The awarded funding will be used to host a community awareness festival on April 14, 2018, at Oakdale Park from 12:00-3:00 P.M. to promote the rights and available services of crime victims. Salina’s second annual Crime Victims’ Rights Festival will include children’s activities, testimonies from crime victims, memorial display, and community informational booths. The festival is part of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, an annual observance that takes place April 8-14 in 2018.

For additional information about 2018 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week activities or about victims’ rights and services in Salina and surrounding communities, please contact DVACK at 785-827-5862, email courtneyt@dvack.org, or visit our Web site at www.DVACK.org. For information about national efforts to promote 2018 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, please visit the Office for Victims of Crime website at www.ovc.gov.



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