Human Resources

Cornell Takes a Stand Against Domestic Violence

Poster for Domestic Violence Awareness Event

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Community Gathering

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Willard Straight Hall - Memorial Room

  •       Guest presentations
  •       Stories of survivorship
  •       Resource tables
  •       View the Clothesline Project
  •       Donate used cell phones, Tracfones, and prepaid phone cards

Desserts, Cornell Orchard apples, and beverages: suggested donation of $4 to the Emergency CARE Fund

Thank you to Cornell Dining!


  • 11:30 am - Doors open for refreshments, resource tables, and discussion
  • 12:00 pm - Special recognitions and guest presentations begin:
  • “Domestic Violence & Our Community: It’s on (all of) us” presented by Eric Kofi Acree, Director of the John Henrik Clarke Africana Library and Coordinator of Fine Arts and Music Libraries at Cornell University.
  • 1:10 pm -  Cornell Chimesmasters perform a special concert with musical selections made in recognition of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

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We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, to engage fully. To be respectful of those with allergies and environmental sensitivities, we ask that you please refrain from wearing strong fragrances. To request an accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility, please contact​

Can't make it to the Community Event? Visit an Awareness & Donation Drop-Off Table Near You!

10:00 am - 2:00 pm (unless otherwise noted below)

  • Learn about campus and community resources
  • Make a donation and receive an awareness ribbon (while supplies last)
  • Speak out about domestic violence

Donations Needed:

Used smartphones, Tracfones, and prepaid phone cards - items will be given to The Advocacy Center of Tompkins County for client use. Donation forms will be available for tax purposes.

Emergency CARE Fund: Learn about the new payroll deduction option and/or make cash contributions. Employees experiencing a financial crisis connected to domestic violence may apply for a CARE Fund award.






East Hill Office Building


10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Kathee Shaff

College of Veterinary Medicine


10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Adam Chavez

Mann Library


10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Michele Cowen

Cornell Child Care Center


7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Katie Weber

Helen Newman Hall

Entrance to Fitness Center


Kerry Howell

Duffield Hall


10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Renee Lobdell

Klarman Hall


10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Tara Wilder

Clark Hall

Rm. 700

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Pilar Thompson

Cornell Law School


10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Elizabeth Brundige

Day Hall*

Rm. 130

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Diane Jacobson

Lab of Ornithology


10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Jennifer Harris


* drop-off location for used cell phones and CARE Fund donations only


Questions:  255-5298

Shine the light logo from the New York State Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence


             Domestic Violence Resources for Cornell Employees