In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Rose of Sharon Transitional Living for Women Incorporated is hosting “Living Behind the Mask,” a masquerade gala, on October 22, 2016. During the gala, survivors of domestic violence and sexual abuse will receive awards honoring their tenacity and ability to overcome such obstacles. The gala will also feature live entertainment and fashion.

Rose of Sharon Transitional Living for Women Inc., founded by Rhonda A. Thompson, stands firmly on its mission to serve women and children of the greater Metro Atlanta area. The purpose of “Living Behind the Mask” is to serve as a fundraiser which will aid women and children involved in cases of domestic violence by offering emergency shelter. Rose of Sharon’s vision is to teach women and children to become healthy, balanced, educated, and poised while living in a society free of drugs, alcohol and violence.

We would like to extend an invitation to you to join Rose of Sharon at the “Living Behind the Mask” Masquerade Gala on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 6pm. The attendance of such an influential public figure like yourself is greatly appreciated and we guarantee that this gala and its purpose will be enjoyable and beneficial to many women and children in the Metro Atlanta area.

Knowing what to do when it comes to domestic violence can save a life. We discussed the signs of physical, verbal, mental, sexual, financial abuse and more. Listen to my interview below with founder by Rhonda A. Thompson: