Call for Nominations:
Corporate Citizenship, Spirit of Advocacy and
Vision of Peace Awards

Every year, DCADV recognizes community members or a local business that have shown commitment to serving or supporting victims and survivors. If you know of a person or business that has demonstrated that commitment, please let us know so that we can recognize them at this year's Purple Ribbon Event which will be held on October 5, 2017.


Please use the "Nominate" link below each award to nominate an individual or business. The form should take no longer than 10 minutes to complete.  Thank you for your participation!


  Spirit of Advocacy Award

This award is presented to advocates whose work with and on behalf of victims of domestic violence is infused with core principles of empowerment advocacy. These principles include a deep sense of empathy for those who are abused, a willingness to change existing systems, a belief in the strength and enduring capacity of the human spirit, and a commitment to social change at both the individual and societal level.


Vision of Peace Award


This award is presented to individuals who have demonstrated leadership and sustained commitment in their efforts to end domestic violence. Awardees are recognized for their significant contributions in the areas of policy, services, or social change advocacy that have led to enhanced safety for victims/survivors of domestic violence and increased offender accountability.


Corporate Citizens Award

This award is presented to an employer that has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to preventing domestic violence and/or supporting First State victims and survivors. This may include, but are not limited to, training its human resource staff to support victims, holding fundraising events to support domestic violence programs, a bank that is flexible in its requirements when providing loans to victims of domestic violence, or a business that donates products or services to support local domestic violence shelters.
Past Honorees
  Spirit of Advocacy:             Vision of Peace:                 Corporate Citizenship:
Carmen Mendez
Karen Peterson
Del-One Federal Credit Union
Mone't Jackson
Dr. Vicky Kelly
Verizon Wireless
Juan Rodriguez
Paulette Sullivan Moore

Thank you for helping DCADV recognize individuals and businesses who are making a difference in Delaware!
Please contact Erin Curry with any questions. (302) 658-2958, x10