MOLINE, Illinois  – Family Resources’ Braking Traffik anti-human trafficking program will host a Celebration of Cultures from 1-5 p.m. on Saturday, May 19, at 2420 41st St. in Moline, Illinois.

Admission is free and food will be available for purchase. Celebrate diversity in the Quad Cities by enjoying presentations by local cultural groups, food vendors, raffle, and a car show by Latin Persuasion Car Club. Food vendors include Taste of Brazil, Streets of Italy, and tacos.

DAVENPORT, Iowa – Family Resources’ anti-human trafficking program Braking Traffik will host several events throughout January for Human Trafficking Awareness Month. Events include presentations of the documentary Any Kid Anywhere, community awareness events and delivery of baked goods to law enforcement agencies by staff.

CLINTON, Iowa – Family Resources will hold an open house 1:30-3 p.m. Thursday, November 2 to celebrate the new Clinton office at 240 N. Bluff Boulevard. The Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce will perform a ribbon cutting at 1:30 p.m. The public is invited to speak with staff and learn more about Family Resources.

DAVENPORT, Iowa  – October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Family Resources’ SafePath Survivor Resources program is partnering with local schools, salons, and other community agencies to spread awareness.

BETTENDORF, Iowa – I am strong. I am brave. I am a survivor.

Stand with survivors on Friday, Oct. 13, at Family Resources’ Rising Up Against Sexual Abuse luncheon and join the fight against sexual abuse in our communities. The luncheon will be held at the Quad Cities Waterfront Convention Center. Doors open at 11 a.m. with the program beginning at noon.

DAVENPORT, Iowa  – Staff and volunteers of Family Resources will be collecting brand new basic need items outside of 13 area Hy-Vee stores from 9 a.m.-Noon on Saturday, June 24, 2017. All items collected will benefit Family Resources’ sheltering and housing services.

The Elephant Club hosts its 6th Annual Flowers on the River event for women’s lives lost to abuse

ROCK ISLAND, Illinois  – The 6th annual Flowers on the River event will be held 5-6 p.m. Thursday, June 15 at Schwiebert Park in Rock Island, Illinois. This event is hosted by the Elephant Club to remember and honor local women who have lost their lives to domestic abuse. Names will be read aloud and a flower will be placed in the river to honor each life lost to domestic abuse.

BETTENDORF, Iowa – On Friday evening, April 21, Family Resources will hold their annual Opening Doors Gala at the Waterfront Convention Center in Bettendorf, Iowa. The gala is the agency’s largest fundraiser of the year with more than 300 guests in attendance. Funds raised will support all of Family Resources programs including counseling, group foster care, and services for survivors of domestic or sexual abuse.