HONESDALE - On Friday, October 26, the sixth annual fundraising benefit “Jeans & Jewels” takes place at Silver Birches Resort on Lake Wallenpaupack.

HONESDALE - On Friday, October 26, the sixth annual fundraising benefit “Jeans & Jewels” takes place at Silver Birches Resort on Lake Wallenpaupack.
In support of the Wayne County based non-profit, Victims’ Intervention Program, this event commemorates the end of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  The evening encompasses dinner, dancing, drinks and auctions, with music by EJ the DJ.
“It’s an extraordinary opportunity to show your support not only for victims of domestic violence, but for victims of sexual abuse, human trafficking and other serious crimes that VIP provides services to.  Services at VIP are confidential and at no cost to the recipient.  We strive to educate the community about violence, empower victims of violent crimes to make the best choices for their individual situations, and invite the community to envision a world without violence” reports Michele Minor Wolf, Executive Director of VIP.
Reservations are on sale now @ $50 per person.  To reserve your seat or for additional information on ways to help support this event by donating auction items, being a dinner sponsor or by advertising in the program booklet, please call 570-253-4431.  The deadline for advertising is October 2nd.
Victims’ Intervention Program is the only Wayne County organization committed solely to providing education to the community and support to victims of violent crimes.   
Founded in 1988 as a grass roots organization made up of a handful of volunteers, Victims’ Intervention Program is a 501c3 organization which relies heavily on its fundraising efforts as well as volunteers from the community.  
If you would like more information about volunteering for VIP, please contact rb@vipempowers.org or call 570-253-4431.