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5th Annual First 100 Plus Breakfast & Awards Ceremony
Friday, November 6, 2015
7:30am - 9:00am
Hartford Marriott Downtown
Breakfast Patron $125
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Individual Ticket $75 ea
Please join us as we recognize the 2015 Class of statewide leaders who are working to improve conditions for victims of domestic violence and their families in Connecticut. In our fifth year we are pleased to announce that CCADV will begin to recognize the meaningful efforts of both MEN AND WOMEN across our great state who are boldly stepping forward to advance policy and practice around serving victims of domestic violence. As the state’s leading voice for victims of domestic violence and those who serve them we fully recognize that we cannot make progress alone. It truly is the work of so many that embolden our opportunity to help people at their most vulnerable time.
The Jackson Family
Coalition Crusader Award
Lawrence & Shirley Bostrom Pillars of Change Award
About our honorees...
The Jackson Family - On May 7, 2014, Lori Jackson, a young mother of two taking all of the right steps to keep herself and her children safe, lost her life trying to end an abusive relationship. Through their grief and unimaginable loss, Lori's parents, Merry & Douglas, sister Kacey and other loved ones tirelessly advocated for increased protections for all victims of domestic violence, attending several hearings and events at the CT General Assembly to tell their story in hopes of preventing another family from experiencing such tragedy.
Robinson+Cole - Robinson+Cole has long sponsored several programs at local courts where lawyers in their firm provide pro bono assistance to victims seeking civil restraining orders. The firm has recently worked to establish a larger network with additional firms so that more victims may be reached throughout the state.
Previous Classes of First 100 Plus
Check out our past nominees - Classes 2011-2014 - Click here for a complete, alphabetical listing of all past honorees.
Please contact Liza with any questions.
Many thanks to our event sponsors:
CT Coalition to End Homelessness
Guilmartin, DiPiro & Sokolowski, LLC
O'Brien, Tanski & Young, LLP
Petit Family Foundation
The Walker Group
The Waterford Group, LLC
Tyler & Lindsay Wilkinson
Class of 2014
In 2014 we honored Senator Martin Looney (D-New Haven) as our Coalition Crusader and ESPN, Inc, as the Lawrence & Shirley Bostrom Pillars of Change, along with over 80 male champions inducted into the First 100 Plus Class of 2014!