PRESS RELEASES

Divas In Defense Partners With Cool Girls Inc. to Teach Self-Defense for Girls in Nine Atlanta Schools

 

Cool Girls Inc. (www.thecoolgirls.org) and Divas In Defense present The Fight Like A Girl Project to nine Atlanta schools. The program consists of bully awareness, teen dating violence awareness, social media etiquette, identity theft protection and cyber safety.

Divas In Defense Partners with Junior League to Spread Safety

 

The Junior League of North Atlanta hosted a community day for area residents and members. Divas In Defense did demonstrations and handed out literature about personal safety.

Divas In Defense Launches Girls Can Fight Too! and Conducts Seminar for Girl Scouts, Girltopia

 

On October 29, 2011, Girl Scouts LA presents it’s annual Girltopia event, looking to have over 12,000 in attendance. We are conducting a seminar for 9 & 12 graders at this phenomenal event. We are participating in Fun Shop. In addition, we will have an Exhibitor’s booth available.


Divas In Defense Donates to Silent Auction Giving Toys to Children in Atlanta

 

For the Kid in All of Us proudly hosted the 9th Annual Toy Party & Silent Auction, Atlanta’s premier holiday cocktail party and toy drive. As a token of our support, we donated $500 to ensure less fortunate kids the gift of Christmas.

Divas In Defense Donates to Atlanta-Based Non-Profit Dedicated to Supporting Deployed Single Mothers in the U.S. Military

 

With so many women serving in the Armed Forces, it is imperative to give back to those who sacrifice their parental duties to assure that we maintain the freedoms and rights we take for granted everyday.


Divas In Defense and WNBA’s Atlanta Dream Launch “Defend Your Dream”

 

Divas In Defense and the Atlanta Dream team up to stop child trafficking and cyberbullying, while building camaraderie between moms & daughters and friends.

WNBA Team, Los Angeles Sparks Joins Forces with Divas In Defense to Teach Moms & Daughters to Kick Butt

 

The Los Angeles Sparks, WNBA Team, partners with Divas In Defense to teach Metropolitan Los Angeles females to protect themselves. “Spark of Life: Don’t Be The Victim!” enables females as young as age 11 the necessary tools to protect themselves and their families.


Divas In Defense Educates Women on Self-Protection At Shecky’s Sip and Shop Celebration

 

Our participation with Sheckys (www.sheckys.com) was phenomenal! We enjoyed educating women about protecting themselves while the ladies purchased self-defense products (i.e. pepper spray, stun guns and more) for added safety.

Divas In Defense and Oglethorpe University Teaches Young Women to Live Safely On Their Own

 

Oglethorpe University understands the value of safety and self-preservation for their student body. As an all-female school in Atlanta, the rise in crime has prompted necessary changes. Divas In Defense will teach their “On Her Own” program which brings awareness to dating violence, social media etiquette, cyber safety, identity theft protection, sexual assault and much more.


Alpharetta Police Hires Divas In Defense to Teach Youth Self-Defense

 

The Alpharetta Police Athletic League wanted to teach young ladies participating in their program self-defense. Who better to conduct the class than Divas In Defense? Divas In Defense instructors taught the girls about bullying prevention and self-defense. In addition, we participated in their 5K Trot to raise funds for the organization.

Georgia State University Sorority Learns to Survive

 

The Georgia State University Chapter of Delta Zeta Sorority takes the initiative to learn how to protect themselves while on their own. The “On Her Own” program instructed the young women in personal & street safety and boundary setting & assertiveness. In addition, the ladies purchased self-defense products (i.e. pepper spray, stun guns and more) for added safety.


Awareness and Self-Defense Tips to Avoid Abduction

 

Divas In Defense participated in the prescreening of The Disappearance of Alice Creed (August 2010). We gave self-defense pointers on reducing the chances of being abducted and awareness tools.

Comcast OnDemand “Atlanta Mom”

 

In an effort to begin early training, we offered Mother/Daughter day at Piedmont Park (Atlanta) to encourage mothers and daughters to learn valuable, life-saving self-defense techniques. Comcast OnDemand (Atlanta Mom segment) came out to video us.


NCADV Conference 2010

 

With domestic violene being a leading killer of women, NCADV invited Divas In Defense to their 2010 Conference in Anaheim, CA.

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CBS Atlanta with “Moms Kick Butt”

 

We teamed up with Atlanta Mom On a Mission to launch “Moms Kick Butt” a campaign set out to teach Moms self-defense.

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