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May 3, 2016 – Randi’s Run honors a memory and supports local victims of domestic violence


April 24, 2016 – Insight with Silvia Maus featuring Randi’s House of Angels


August 6, 2015 –

Mother of murder victim still helping others 12 years later. “I will be doing this the rest of my life to help children,” she said. Randi’s Race has raised over $324,000 for domestic violence programs in the past 11 years. See more…


February 20, 2015 –

Randi’s kIDZ Club” wrapped up a successful 10 week pilot educational/support group on January 22, 2015. The group, facilitated in collaboration with Domestic Violence Intervention of Lebanon County (DVI) had 5 group members ages 6-9. All group members were victims and/or been exposed domestic violence in their homes. Read more…


November 22, 2013 – PennLive / Patriot-News:

Press Release put out by Direct Energy and The Patriot-News’ to honor Nancy Chavez, 2012 Harrisburg Volunteer Citizen of the Year award recipient.

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November 22, 2013 – ABC 27 News: Women pen book to share stories of loss

ABC 27 News story by Valerie Pritchett – Two women are now bound by a book Lynn Shiner and Nancy Chavez wrote: “Stabbed In The Heart: Three Murdered Children and Two Resilient Mothers.”

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May 21, 2012 – First Energy / Patriot-News

Press Release put out by Direct Energy and The Patriot-News’ to honor Nancy Chavez, 2012 Harrisburg Volunteer Citizen of the Year award recipient.

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March 19, 2012 – Central Penn College 2012 Commencement

Honorary doctorate degree to be conferred to Nancy Chavez by Central Penn College for her outstanding dedication and work over the years.

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December 1, 2010 – The coldest night in January

Harrisburg Magizine feature story written by Jadrian Klinger on the life on Randi Trimble, the tragedy that took place, and the resulting police investigation and arrests.

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August 7, 2008 – Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Congratulatory letter to Nancy for being selected as one of 30 remarkable Pennsylvania women who have made significant contributions toward responding to and ending violence against women in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

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October 19, 2006 – Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties

Domestic Violence Awareness Month flyer advertising a candlelight vigil to remember and honor victims and survivors of domestic violence.

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August 22, 2005 – Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Commission for Women

Congratulatory letter from 2005 Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell as a result of Nancy being selected as a role model to be included in a book for African American and Latina girls.

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