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Take Back The Night fundraiser

9/6/2017, 3:35 p.m.
Joliet - On September 8th from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Chicago Street Bar & Grill in Joliet, the Will ...
The annual Will County Take Back the Night event always ends with a brief march and rally to remember victims and draw public attention to the issues of domestic and sexual violence.

Joliet - On September 8th from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Chicago Street Bar & Grill in Joliet, the Will County Circuit Clerk will have it’s Take Back The Night fundraiser. Over the past nine years, the Will County Circuit Clerk’s Office has made a promise to the community to stand up against domestic violence, raising over $35,000.00 by sponsoring an annual event to raise money and awareness for victims.

Andrea Lynn Chasteen, Will County Circuit Clerk stated, “Nine years ago, our office partnered with Will County Take Back the Night when one of our clerks lost her daughter to domestic violence. We felt the need to help, take action and do something, so our annual fundraiser was born. If you, a loved one or someone you know is suffering at the hands of an abuser, please know you are not alone, there are multiple agencies here to help”. For more information contact Guardian Angel Community Services at 815-729-1228; Lambs Fold 815-723-5262 or the Domestic Violence Advocates at the Will County State’s Attorney’s Office at 815-727-8928/815-727-8740.