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Empowerment Support Group

Hosted by Kendra Burns

New HOPE of McDowell holds a domestic violence and sexual assault empowerment support group every other Thursday at 12:30 p.m. at the Department of Social Services in Marion, located on East Court Street

Call 828-652-6150 for more information! 

Did you know that you can reach a trained advocate on our Crisis Hotline 24/7? Even on holidays! Though we have office hours for many services, our advocates are on staff every day of the year to provide life saving services in our community.

A Nonprofit Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Agency.


Our 7th annual No Excuse for Abuse 5K will be held on Saturday May 6, 2017 @ 9:00 am!

Registration will be held between 7:30 - 8:30am on the McDowell County Courthouse Lawn, where the race will begin and end. 
Pre-registered runners will be able to pick up their runner packets and race bibs during registration or on pre-registration pick up day, 5/5/17.

Don't forget about our school team run option! 

Early Registration ends:

4/7/17 (for individual runners)

4/22/17 (for school/team groups)

Cost: $10 per runner

$15 with shirt

$20 with shirt and timing
Professional Timing Services Provided by Finish Line Pros

To sign up online to participate:

To see our NEW RACE ROUTE follow this link!

Please check out our Facebook event page for more information and updates!

Please email for more information!