26…3… 3.5 …70,000… Infinite

I’ve got a lot of numbers in my head today. 26   It’s been 26 days since the launch of the Purple Purse Challenge.3  We’re currently in third place in the nation. 3.5 We’ve got 3.5 days left in the Challenge....

Because She Sees Wellspring at the End of the Poem

In the past few months I have been highlighting some incredible people in our community who were gracious enough to work with us in our Purple Purse Leaders campaign.  Now that October is almost over and the campaign is winding down, I wanted to highlight one...

Savvy Women on the Importance of Supporing Each Other

In her work as a life coach, Carly Hamilton Jones has seen the effects of domestic violence. Click here to hear why she thinks Wellspring’s work is important for our community.Brandon Dewyea , founder of the women’s network, Savvy, shares her thoughts...

Safe Harbour– reaching out to each Jane Doe

In helping domestic violence victims, we often interface with other related social issues. Dave DeCelle of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, talks about how domestic violence intersects with their work.This year, Soroptimist International of...

One Day… One Day Closer

My sons are grown men now, but if there were Emmy nominations for reading to your kids, I’d probably have a series of trophies on my mantle (I delight in character voices, accents, suspense and timing when reading a kids’ book). Malcolm Gladwell...

Nicole Kidman Should Be Here

There’s a saying about domestic violence, “Silence Hides Violence”. Tomorrow at 4 pm at Northshire Books, join us– we’re breaking the silence. We’re not the only ones doing it. In fact, Liane Moriarty started it with her book, Big...