Charles Cox

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Apr 03

New Public Service Announcement Released

Chain Breakers Foundation and the Susan Cox Powell Foundation have released a public service video that outlines important information about Domestic Violence.   The video was produced with the help of KSL Television, Deseret News, Jessie Funk, and Amber Hardman Photography. http://youtu.be/epj5cUN5J14

Apr 03

Chain Breakers Foundation recognition event

The Chain Breakers Foundation will honor Jennifer Graves on April 4th for her contributions to breaking the chains of abuse. Jennifer has stood resolute in exposing the truth to stop abuse and domestic violence, despite constant glare of media attention and personal attacks directed against her by those within her own family.  The award is for breaking the …

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Apr 03

Crime Victims Conference of East Texas

On April 25th and 26th, the Henderson County District Attorney’s office will hold a Crime Victims Conference.   Law enforcement officials and victim advocates from various cities and municipalities will attend, but the conference is open to the public.   Chuck and Judy Cox will be in attendance and will speak about their experiences as parents of a missing …

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Mar 19

Washington State Charlie & Braden Act update

On March 12th the Washington State Charlie and Braden Act (SB- 5162) Passed in the State Senate, and has been sent to the State House for action. 2013-03-14 House First reading, referred to Judiciary 2013-03-12 Senate Third reading, passed; yeas, 48; nays, 1; absent, 0; excused, 0. We are encouraged with this, and hope it becomes …

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Mar 19

Team Charlie’s Dinosaur takes the Plunge for Special Olympics

On Saturday February 25th, at Owens Beach in Tacoma, Washington, the first annual Special Olympic’s Polar Bear Plunge was held.  The Event raised more than 75,000.00 dollars for Special Olympics, and “Team Charlie’s Dinosaur” was there.  A hearty group of about 30 “Team Charlie’s Dinosaur” Tee-shirted supporters, representing the largest non-commercial group, braved 40 degree …

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Mar 19

Welcome New Subscribers

I have been noticing a steady number of people subscribing to the page and it encourages me to work on the site more.  I  would like to welcome and thank each of our new subscribers.

Jan 31

Washington State “Charlie and Braden Powell Act”

Jan. 31, 2013 A bill called the Charlie-Braden Act barring custody to murder suspects will be heard by the Senate Law and Justice committee in Olympia Friday, in a public hearing. <http://www.leg.wa.gov/Senate/Committees/LAW/Pages/default.aspx>  The bill is named in honor of Charlie and Braden Powell, (Susan Cox Powell’s Sons) who were killed by their father in a murder-suicide …

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Jan 11

“Hidden in Plain Sight” Human Trafficing Workshop and Awareness Event

We were pleased to attend  and add our support to the fight against human trafficking, abduction, and exploitation. We join with and applaud those responsible for this event, the Rotary Clubs of Thruston County, Lacey, Yelm, Olympia, West Olympia, South Puget Sound, The Tronie Foundation,  Zonta Club of Olympia, Zonta District 8, The Community Foundation of Puget Sound, The …

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Jan 10

Elizabeth Smart and Rani Hong speak in Olympia

                                                      Sorry for the Late notice but tonight Elizabeth Smart will be the keynote speaker in Lacey, Washington.   Please support this event. Location: Marcus Pavillion at Saint Martin’s University …

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Dec 29

Jessie Funk to perform live, Susan’s Song “A Dream Away”

Performance of song to honor Susan Cox-Powell The Utah Domestic Violence Council are delighted to announce that there will be a special performance of “Susan’s song: A Dream Away” at next week’s ceremony of remembrance to recall all of 2012’s victims of domestic violence related deaths at the Capitol Building. The song, which was only …

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