Monthly Archives: September 2014

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) And We Want the Community to Know What We’re Up To! Wild Iris will be proclaiming October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month at the following local government meetings: Bishop City Council: Sept. 22, 7pm Mammoth Lakes Town Council: Oct. 1, 6pm Inyo County […]

Smokin’ Fall Fundraiser

Eating Bacon Wrapped Meatloaf for a Good Cause? I don’t know about you, but this dinner fundraiser to benefit Wild Iris, St. Timothy’s Anglican Church, and Court Appointed Special Advocates of the Eastern Sierra sounds pretty great to me! Date: October 25, 2014 Time: 5pm to 8pm Location: Tri County […]

Hashtag Empowerment

The release of video footage from February of NFL star Ray Rice knocking his then-fiancĂ©e unconscious this week has thrown the media for a loop. Social media, in particular, has exploded with opinions about domestic violence, the Rice’s particular situation, and the NFL’s response to the whole ordeal (“Oh, you […]