Harbor House Press Releases

At Harbor House, we’re constantly looking for new and unique ways to educate community members about domestic violence and abuse. We also throw plenty of exciting fundraising events to help pay for the programming and services we provide. When we do something newsworthy, we’ll post a press release here so all of our wonderful friends in the local media can help support our cause.



COMMUNITIES TO TURN PURPLE FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

September 15th, 2020

Appleton, WI – Staff and volunteers at Harbor House Domestic Abuse Programs are preparing for the 3rd Annual Purple Porch Project, a regional event that encourages homeowners and businesses to change standard porch lights and/or outdoor lights to purple-colored lights for October, which is recognized as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. “The Purple Porch Project is […]

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HARBOR HOUSE DOMESTIC ABUSE PROGRAMS ADDING MURAL TO ITS FACILITY

August 17th, 2020

APPLETON – Harbor House Domestic Abuse Programs’ will be adding a large mural to their building in the coming weekend, Thursday, August 20 through Sunday, August 23, 2020. The ‘Together we Rise’ mural has been a project that the agency has imagined ever since its Building Hope Capital Campaign that began in the Fall of […]

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HARBOR HOUSE DOMESTIC ABUSE PROGRAMS WELCOMES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

April 8th, 2020

APPLETON– The Board of Directors and staff of Harbor House are excited to welcome Amber Schroeder as the new Executive Director of Harbor House beginning April 20, 2020. Amber Schroeder comes to us from Badgers United with a wealth of non-profit experience at national, state, and local levels. Harbor House’s long-time Executive Director, Beth Schnorr, […]

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HARBOR HOUSE’S PREMIER ULTRAVIOLET FUNDRAISING EVENT SET FOR OCTOBER 11

October 3rd, 2019

(Appleton, Wis. – 10/1/19) Harbor House Domestic Abuse Program’s premier fundraising event, Ultraviolet, is set for Friday, October 11 from 6:30 – 10 p.m. at the Fox Cities Exhibition Center (355 West Lawrence Street) in Appleton. Proceeds from the event support Harbor House’s work to break the stigma of domestic abuse, offer refuge to survivors […]

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Lighting the Path to Healing

September 30th, 2019

Chilton, WI – The community is invited to participate in Harbor House’s Annual Domestic Violence Awareness Month Candlelight Vigil on Wednesday, October 2, 2019. The evening’s events will begin at 6:30 pm at Ascension Calumet Hospital, 614 Memorial Dr, Chilton, WI. 53014. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. It is a month in which we […]

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Communities to Turn Purple for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

September 23rd, 2019

Appleton, WI – Staff and volunteers at Harbor House Domestic Abuse Programs are preparing for the 2nd Annual Purple Porch Project, a regional event that encourages home-owners and businesses to change standard porch lights and/or outdoor lights to purple-colored lights for October, the month traditionally recognized as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. “The Purple Porch Project […]

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