Offering SHELTER and HOPE amidst the storm

Events

2020 NESD Family Violence Prevention Conference

Date: October 28, 2020
Time: 8AM - 5PM
Location: Dakota Event Center

In collaboration with the Brown County State’s Attorney Office, we’ll be co-hosting the annual NESD conference at the Dakota Event Center in Aberdeen. CEUs will be available for social workers, counselors and law enforcement. Learn more and register on the NESD Conference page.

2020 National Donut Day Fundraiser

Date: June 5, 2020
Time: 7AM - Noon
Location: Kessler's Food & Liquor

Our annual donut fundraiser is back! If you pre-ordered, be sure to pick them up between 7 AM – Noon outside Kessler’s Food & Liquor. Payment is needed at the time of pickup.

Didn’t pre-order? No problem. We’ll have donuts available for everyone and invite you to come out and support us! While supplies last.

2020 Mardi Gras

Date: February 1, 2020
Time: 5PM Social, 7PM Dinner
Location: Ramkota Convention Center

Back by popular demand, this year’s event include casino games once again. Check out all the great things going on that night and purchase tickets or reserve a table by visiting our Mardi Gras page.

2019 National Donut Day Fundraiser

Date: June 7, 2019
Time: 7AM - 9AM
Location: West of Kusler's Gas Station on 6th Ave and South Main St

Free Will Donation Call 605-226-1212 to pre-order for your organization

2019 NESD Family Violence Prevention Conference

Date: June 19, 2019
Time: 8AM - 5PM
Location: The DEC

The training is designed for professionals who work with families experiencing domestic violence, child maltreatment, sexual assault and trauma. Several nationally-known speakers are on the agenda to discuss the latest research, practical experience and methods of addressing all forms of maltreatment.

Registration & Tickets

Registration Starts at 7:45 A.M. with conference starting at 8:15 A.M.

Purchase Tickets in Advance

If you need interpreting services or any auxiliary aids please email us in advance.

Guest Speakers

Kristen Gibbons-Feden | District Attorney for Montgomery County, PA
Kristen prosecuted and convicted Bill Cosby. She’s also experienced in the prosecution of sexual assaults, domestic violence, child abuse and homicides.

 


Carlton Hershman
| Detective,  San Diego Police Department
With more than 30 years on the police force, Carlton specializes in investigations of sexual assaults.

 


Erin Esposito | Founder, Just Beginnings Collaborative
Erin is a deaf survivor of child sexual abuse and domestic violence

 


Hollie Strand | Internet Crimes Against Children Examiner, Pennington County
Hollie also has experience as a forensic interviewer.

Our Generous Sponsors

This event wouldn’t be possible without the partnership of some outstanding organizations:

  • Sandford Health
  • Aberdeen Hotel Alliance
  • The Network
  • Aberdeen Police Department
  • Aberdeen Child Protection
  • Brown County States Attorney