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Twin Bedding Needed At Golden House

November 16, 2017

The following was posted on social media yesterday with the hashtag: #WishListWednesday - but please note that this is an ongoing need:

"Twin bedding is a continuous need at Golden House as families leave and take the bedding for their new homes. If you'd like to donate, please drop your donation off at any time. Thank You!"

As we move into the Christmas shopping season, it would be a great thing if each of us simply purchased one extra gift; a package of Twin Bedding for Golden House. 

Just think of the impact your gift will make on a family!

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

They are located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  

To Learn More about Golden House, and about Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Call Golden House at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.  Kindly let them know that you read this article in the Green Bay News Network.

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October 5, 2017

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The month is designated as a time to remember those lost to domestic violence, celebrate those that have survived, and come together to say No More.

This year the Domestic Violence Awareness Project and NO MORE have joined forces in their efforts to increase national awareness of domestic violence and sexual assault and to put a stop to this violence.

"NO MORE" is a symbol designed bring awarness to the domestic violence and sexual assault happing in each of our communities.

It is a campaign calling each of us to action by using the symbol to unify all people who want to end this violence, to start the conversation with friends, families, and community members about domestic violence and sexual assault, and to stop the stigma, shame and silence associated with becoming victim to this violence.

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

They are located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  

To Learn More about Golden House, and about Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Call Golden House at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.  Kindly let them know that you read this article in the Green Bay News Network.

Community Based Support Groups

September 21, 2017

Golden House makes available several wonderful Support Groups:

Women's Support Group- Tuesdays 6:00-7:00pm
Golden House
A support group for women who are experiencing or have experienced domestic abuse.
For more information see the Support Group Brochure
Sign up by calling Golden House at 435-0100.

Spanish Speaking Support Group- En proceso. Llamenos para mas informacion.
Casa Alba Melanie Centro Hispano
A support group for Spanish speaking women who are experiencing or have experienced domestic abuse.
This group begins April 4, 2012. It will be held at the Casa Alba Melanie Centro Hispano at 314 Madison St., Green Bay.
Sign up by calling Golden House at 435-0100.

Children's Support Group- Tuesdays 6:00-7:00pm
Golden House
A support/ educational group for child victims/witnesses of family violence.For more information see the Support Group Brochure
Sign up by calling Golden House at 435-0100.

Domestic Violence Later in Life Support Group- Thursdays 6:30-8:00pm
Aging & Disability Resource Center
A support group for women age 50 & up who would prefer to meet with other mature survivors.
For more information see the DVLL Support Group Brochure
ADRC is located at 300 S. Adams St., Green Bay
Sign up by calling Golden House at 435-0100.

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

They are located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  

You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.  Kindly let them know that you read about them in the Green Bay News Network.

Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest This Saturday!

July 13, 2017

The Fun and Deliciousness takes place this Saturday, July 15th, at the Brown County Fairgrounds, and it promises to be a great time for the Whole Family!

Your $5 admission includes Kids' activities, eating contests, Bean Bag Toss, and much more!

EATING CONTESTS:

Anyone can compete, but spots are limited so sign up today. Medals will be awarded to the winners in each contest.

1:30pm Pies (Ages 16+)

2:00pm Wings (Ages 16+)

2:30pm Pies (Ages 3-15)

3:00pm Ribs (Celebrity Contest)

Rules for Contests
Eating Contest Sign up

COOKING CONTESTS

Kid's Que: Just for kids, this competition awards medals to the best grillers in two age groups. Every contestant will receive a $250 scholarship to the Culinary Arts program at Fox Valley Technical College.

Kid's Que Rules & Registration Form (PDF)

Kimps Ace Hardware Eggfest: An opportunity for the backyard BBQers to test their rib recipes, Eggfest awards medals to the top three entries.

Eggfest Contest Rules & Registration Form (PDF)

BEAN BAG TOSS TOURNY: 4PM

Bragging rights are on the line as well as a 1/4 barrel and BBQ party for 10 in this bags tournament.

Rules for Contests
Register for Bean Bag Toss
Pledge Form

Free Parking!  Purchase tickets at all Green Bay area Festival Foods locations, Kimps Ace Hardware, or at the gate.

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

They are located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.  Kindly let them know that you read about them in the Green Bay News Network.

Volunteers Still Needed for Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest

July 6, 2017

The Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest is a major fundraiser for Golden House in Green Bay. They're still in need of volunteers in all areas for this great and fun Family Event.

So, get in touch with a few friends, and help Golden House serve our community by giving a few hours of your time to help out at this great event! By the way, you'll have some fun -- and get a free Gold Ribbin' Fest Volunteer T-shirt too!

To check out the open volunteer spots & to sign up, Please Click Here!

The Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest on Saturday, July 15th, at the Brown County Fairgrounds promises to be a great time for the Whole Family!

For Full Details on the 2017 Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest, Please Click Here.

Free Parking!  Purchase tickets at all Green Bay area Festival Foods locations, Kimps Ace Hardware, or at the gate.

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

They are located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.  Kindly let them know that you read about them in the Green Bay News Network.

Gold Ribbin' BBQ ~ CHEF'S TABLE VIP EVENT

June 29, 2017

The Chef's Table VIP event takes place Friday evening, July 14th at Brown County Fairgrounds.

You make the choice at Chef's Table. You and your guests sit down to scrumptious tenderloin specially prepared by select KCBS BBQ teams. Savor every bite, because you're the judge in the American Foods Group People's Choice!

Once the decision is made, a full BBQ buffet will be served. Titletown craft beer and local wine will also be on hand. The fun will continue with live music by The Guys, auction items, raffles, and more.

Individual Tickets: $85 each
Tables of 8: $675
*Tickets & tables must be purchased in advance

For Full Details on the 2017 Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest, Please Click Here.

For more information on the Chef's Table VIP Event, contact Rachel P. at rachel@goldenhousegb.org or 920-435-0100. Please Let Rachel know that the Green Bay News Network Sent You!

BBQ Fest ~ More Than Just Great BBQ

June 15, 2017

Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest is a family-friendly summer picnic and Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS) sanctioned competition.  

All proceeds of Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest will benefit Golden House Inc. of Green Bay. Serving the community for over 30 years, Golden House offers safety and support for victims of domestic abuse.

Since it began in 2013, Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest has raised over $400,000 to support victims and bring an end to domestic violence, thanks to all the participants, volunteers, donors, and sponsors who have made this possible.

VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED: Be a part of the biggest and best BBQ event in town this summer. Volunteer shifts available on Friday and Saturday, including Info Booth, Kid's Activities, Raffle Ticket Sales and Prize Tent, Shuttle Drivers, Beer Tent, Clean Up....and more!

If you are interested in helping out, Please Click Here.

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

They are located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.  Kindly let them know that you read about them in the Green Bay News Network.

Phone-A-Thon Successful ~ Still time to add your dontation!

April 27, 2017

Koren Petersen, Communications and Development Coordinator at Golden House, sent us an update on last weekend's successful Phone-A-Thon:

Thank you to everyone who answered their phone for us last weekend and all the volunteers making the calls. With your help, we surpassed Sunday's pledge goal by $1,000! If we didn't connect with you, there is time to still donate at www.goldenhousegb.org, and help us reach Phone-a-thon goal of $58,000. Your support provides help and healing to victims of domestic abuse in our community.

In 2016, Golden House provided assistance to many people, including these:

- 42 families found a safe and stable place to call home
- 798 people, including 184 children, found strength during a survivor's support group
- 216 survivors had an advocate by their side through a legal process
- 619 adults learned how to positively impact the life of a child living with domestic abuse

"Because of Golden House, I am at peace. I am a much stronger person now than I ever thought I could be, thanks to all of you." - Domestic Violence Survivor

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

They are located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.  Kindly let them know that you read about them in the Green Bay News Network.

Golden House Phone-A-Thon This Sunday

April 20, 2017

Your Phone-a-thon donation to Golden House this Sunday provides families with a safe place to call "home", a place full of hope for the future.

In 2017, your call will support victims with:

- advocates who help break down the barriers to finding housing

- flexible support that allows victims to make their current home safe

- regular follow up to offer ongoing education and support

Golden House Board Members and Volunteers are excited to talk to you this Sunday during their Phone-a-thon, when you call 920-435-0100.  You can also donate early through their website or by sending your donation to:

Golden House
PO Box 727
Green Bay, WI 54305-0727

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

They are located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.  Kindly let them know that you read about them in the Green Bay News Network.

Join Golden House for "Show of Strength" This Friday

February 16, 2017

This Friday, February 17th, Golden House will host "Show of Strength," an interactive creative experience to raise awareness of the power of positive relationships. Guests can watch artists at work, savor culinary masterpieces, or pick up a brush themselves. This year's event is being held at the Jet Air Hangar,1921 Airport Drive, located on the grounds of Austin Straubel International Airport.

The event also includes a silent auction and art contest featuring local students. Each participating art class has a lesson on healthy relationships and preventing dating violence. Students then create an artistic expression of what the lesson means to them. The top three pieces from each class will be submitted for our art competition. All proceeds from Show of Strength benefit Golden House in their mission to end domestic abuse in our community.

New to the event: A performance by ArtBeat Live!, an artist from Chicago; (He blasts his music and creates a painting in front of the audience in about 10 minutes then auctions it off), Personalize a beer or wine glass, and Learn to roll your own sushi!

All proceeds benefit Golden House which provides help and healing to victims of domestic abuse.  For More Information and to Order Tickets, Click Here

Tickets Will Also Be Available Friday Evening at the Door.

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

They are located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.  Kindly let them know that you read about them in the Green Bay News Network.

Gifts That Can Make A Difference

December 15, 2016

With the Christmas just over a week away, our friends at Golden House would like to offer you some suggestions for gifts that can make a difference locally.

Golden House counts on holiday donors to provide basic need items to victims of domestic violence.

Donations can be dropped off at Golden House anytime.

Many items are needed, so there's plenty of options:

Paper Products

Kids' Snacks

Hygiene Items

Grocery Giftcards

Teen Gifts

Click Here for More Ideas and Information on Giving to Golden House

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

They are located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.  Kindly let them know that you read about them in the Green Bay News Network.

Positions Available at Golden House

September 8, 2016

Golden House has two job openings at this time:

Victim Advocate - Provide supportive services to victims and their children, including: safety planning, individual and group counseling, resource direction and connection, legal advocacy, and community awareness/prevention.

Prevention Coordinator - Represent Golden House in the community while developing and facilitating domestic violence prevention initiatives focused on youth and young adults, as well as the community at large.

You can find more information, and apply by Clicking Here.

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

They are located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.

Backpacks For Teens

August 30, 2016

Our Friends at Golden House are gathering School Backpacks - Can you help out?

"It's time to gear up for school, and we need some backpacks for our teens. If you would like to help our them prepare for the new school year, please drop off your donation at any time. Thank you!"

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

They are located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.

Fluff Up a Nice, New Pillow For Golden House!

August 23, 2016

Sleeping someplace new always makes you appreciate your own pillow and bed.

At Golden House, they do their best to make those in the shelter comfortable, but they need our help. If you'd like to make a donation of new pillows, please drop them off at any time, at 1120 University Avenue, in Green Bay.

Thank You!

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

Golden House serves individuals and families of ALL ages, genders, races, sexual orientations, and gender expressions, with counseling, temporary shelter, 24-Hour helpline, legal assistance (restraining and harassment order filing assistance), support groups, transitional housing options, prevention education, and more.

Golden House is located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.

Sharing Experiences ~ Finding Strength & Hope

August 18, 2016

The problem of domestic abuse and violence is one that can devestate families and communities.  There is hope, however, in coming together for support, strength, and encouragement.

If you, or someone you know, is in need of such assistance, Golden House lists many support groups -- both English speaking and Spanish speaking -- in the Green Bay area.

For a list and schedule of these support groups, Please Click Here.

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

Golden House serves individuals and families of ALL ages, genders, races, sexual orientations, and gender expressions, with counseling, temporary shelter, 24-Hour helpline, legal assistance (restraining and harassment order filing assistance), support groups, transitional housing options, prevention education, and more.

Golden House is located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.

Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest - A Delicious Success!

July 28, 2016

The recent Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest raised over $195,000, and shared the Golden House message with over 3,000 people!

"We are so grateful to all of the sponsors, donors, committee members, and volunteers who made it all possible." 

-Koren Bandoch
Communications & Development Coordinator

Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest is the biggest event of the year for Golden House and raises funds to provide safety and support to victims of domestic abuse in our community.

In 2015 alone, Golden House served 1,300 people including almost 300 children. It is only through events like Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest, and the generosity of community members, that these victims have a place to turn as they rebuild their lives.

Golden House is located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.

On behalf of Golden House and the People they Serve, The Green Bay News Network Thanks You for Your Support!

Volunteers Still Needed for Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest!

June 22, 2016

Would you like to have some fun, support a great cause in the community, AND get a cool T-Shirt besides?

Well, volunteers are still needed in several capacities for this year's Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest - in support of Golden House.

There are volunteer openings on both July 8th and 9th. Event is held at Lambeau Field in Green Bay.

Click Here to See the Openings, and to Sign Up!

Golden House serves individuals and families of ALL ages, genders, races, sexual orientations, and gender expressions, with counseling, temporary shelter, 24-Hour helpline, legal assistance (restraining and harassment order filing assistance), support groups, transitional housing options, prevention education, and more.

Golden House is located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.

On behalf of Golden House and the People they Serve, The Green Bay News Network Thanks You!

BBQ Fest - Saturday, July 9th!

June 16, 2016

The Green Bay News Network is proud and happy to be a sponsor of the Gold Ribbin' BBQ Fest, benefiting Golden House.

Here's a few of the details:

Festival Begins 11am, Saturday, July 9th

Eating Contests on the Hour 12pm-3pm

Kids' Activities 11am-6pm

Bean Bag Toss Tourny 3pm

Raffle Drawing 3:30pm

BBQ Awards 4pm

REPLICA Concert 6:30pm

More Information Here

We hope you'll plan now to join us at Lambeau Field, enjoy a Real Texas BBQ, and Help Out the Folks at Golden House at the same time!

For Information on the Chef's Table V.I.P. Dinner, Click Here

Golden House serves individuals and families of ALL ages, genders, races, sexual orientations, and gender expressions, with counseling, temporary shelter, 24-Hour helpline, legal assistance (restraining and harassment order filing assistance), support groups, transitional housing options, prevention education, and more.

Golden House is located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.

On behalf of Golden House and the People they Serve, The Green Bay News Network Thanks You!

It's Easy to Help Golden House!

May 12, 2016

Only 3 days left to Support Golden House through the Cellcom Marathon!

The Cellcom Marathon allows runners to create a fundraising page to raise needed funds for area charities. According to the Cellcom Marathon website, Runners who raise $300 for one of the charities earn a free registration to the race. One of those well deserving charities is the Golden House.

The good news is anyone can donate to Golden House through the Cellcom Marathon website.

Golden House has a goal to raise $10,000 through the marathon, and they need your help. To-date, Golden House is approximately 29% of the way to their goal, with only 3 days left. Online donations need to be made by this coming Sunday, May 15th at 11:59pm.

The Green Bay News Network has created a fundraising page to support Golden House.

Please consider a donation of any size and donate now by Clicking Here.

In Step 2, select Green Bay News Network from the fundraising drop down menu.

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

Golden House serves individuals and families of ALL ages, genders, races, sexual orientations, and gender expressions, with counseling, temporary shelter, 24-Hour helpline, legal assistance (restraining and harassment order filing assistance), support groups, transitional housing options, prevention education, and more.

Golden House is located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.

On behalf of Golden House and the People they Serve, The Green Bay News Network Thanks You!

Welcoming Golden House to the network!

January 20, 2016

We would like to welcome the Golden House to the Green Bay News Network! For those of you who aren't familiar with the important service the Golden House provides in our community, here's a few details:

The tragedy of domestic abuse exists in every community. It knows no boundaries of gender, race, religion, social status, or lifestyle. It leaves its victims in search of comfort, compassion, and the strength to make the difficult journey to becoming survivors.

In Brown County, the first step in the journey to becoming a survivor of domestic violence, starts at Golden House.

Golden House is a secure place, where victims of domestic abuse find compassionate, knowledgeable advocates, offering confidential, individualized help.

Golden House serves individuals and families of ALL ages, genders, races, sexual orientations, and gender expressions, with counseling, temporary shelter, 24-Hour helpline, legal assistance (restraining and harassment order filing assistance), support groups, transitional housing options, prevention education, and more.

Golden House is located at 1120 University Avenue, on the East Side of Green Bay.  You can reach them by phone at 920.435.0100, or Visit Them on The Web, by Clicking Here.