The community of Big Bear wore denim on April on April 26th to show support for survivors of sexual assault. Together, we made the statement that no matter what, even if someone is wearing “tight jeans”, there is never an excuse for sexual assault.
April was a busy month for the staff at the DOVES Outreach Center. DOVES was happy to take part in the annual Community Church Easter Egg Hunt. Hundreds of children enjoyed the festivities which included games, prizes, and an opportunity to meet the Easter Bunny. DOVES Program Manager, Quinton Page, was proud to represent the[…]
Our shelter is fortunate to have several amazing volunteers who never run out of energy or kindness. We would like to take this opportunity to thank one of our longest volunteers by the name of Susan Rich. Susan has been an educator in the Bear Valley Unified School District for over twenty years. She currently[…]
When I heard the news that another shooting happened in San Bernardino I couldn’t believe a city so close to home was facing another tragedy. As the story unfolded we were told that the North Park Elementary Shooting was a murder-suicide. Once we got more facts it became apparent, this wasn’t just a murder-suicide, this[…]