September 18, 2009
OAK Chef Brett Mckee gets INKED, Helps D ...

Chef Brett McKee of Oak Steakhouse has another rock star accomplishment to add to his list: a profile in Inked, a magazine that celebrates the art of the tattoo. Appropriately enough, he’s featured in the Ink for a Cause column by Heidi Minx, which highlights people (with tattoos) who raise awareness and money for worthy …

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September 17, 2009
Looking at the World Differently

By Ken BurgerCan 10 people gathered in a small room on a Friday afternoon save a child from the nightmarish hell of living with the scars of sexual abuse? Yes and no. They might save more. Someone taking the Darkness To Light training session may recognize a problem before it starts, scare a predator away …

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September 9, 2009
Teachers to Take Prevention Training

Darkness to Light offers education program to help recognize signsBy Diette Courrégé The Post and Courier Monday, September 7, 2009 A program of child sexual abuse prevention, recognition and response will be taught to all teachers in the Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester 2 school districts by the end of the year, the districts have pledged. …

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August 31, 2009
Child sexual abuse can be prevented

Letter to Herald Times Reporter Touting “Stewards of Children“ In lieu of the recent news articles showing the prevalence and effects of sexual abuse, my hope is many are asking, “How can we prevent this atrocity from repeating itself in this community? Holy Family Memorial’s Sexual Assault Resource Center (SARC), in collaboration with Lakeshore CAP, …

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August 28, 2009
Childhood Stories

We recently posted our Childhood Stories documentary on our website and we encourage everyone to check it out. This documentary explains exactly Why We Do What We Do. Childhood Stories

August 21, 2009
YouTube

We’ve gotten our YouTube channel up and going and we’re excited to be able to reach people through another avenue. So far our channel is primarily PSAs we’ve used past and present, and we hope to be able to provide you with stimulating and useful information regarding child sexual abuse PREVENTION. Darkness2Light Channel

August 19, 2009
Darkness to Light Featured in "Self" Mag ...

Amy Barth, supporter of Darkness2Light, was featured in this month’s issue of Self magazine! Amy, a survivor herself, has done great things to help other survivors of child sexual abuse by founding and running Camp Cadi.

August 18, 2009
Art Walk or Ant March? (Charleston Magaz ...

Jeffrey Kennedy, a local artist, has decided on the latter, building giant metal ant sculptures that “march” all over downtown Charleston. However, these colorful and fun ants do much more than creep up on the Chinese takeout you left on the kitchen counter last night. All sizes of wire and clay ants are on parade …

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August 13, 2009
So Far This August...

So far this August… we have trained over 1,000 people on how to Prevent, Recognize and React Responsibly to child sexual abuse. Anne and Cathy helping unload boxes and boxes of Prevention workbooks for Steward of Children Trainings So far this August… we have had two hour long documentaries on ABC Charleston highlighting the trauma …

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August 13, 2009
D2L Billboard

One of the first things you see when you get to Charleston? Our Prevent-a-thon billboard!

August 4, 2009
$10 for 10

Let’s Do Some Simple Math Fact 1: It costs $10 to train one adult in Darkness2Light’s Stewards of Children Prevention Program. Fact 2: It has been proven by third party evaluations that 1 adult trained in Steward’s of Children better protects at least 10 children from sexual abuse. That means that for $10 YOU CAN …

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July 30, 2009
$30K in 30Days Challenge!

We need your help! Darkness to Light needs to raise $30,000 in the next 30 Days. These funds are needed to provide scholarships to schools and youth-serving organizations that cannot otherwise afford Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children Training. Organizations, especially schools, are lined up to take the training, but there is less money than …

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July 28, 2009
"Dogs with a Cause" featuring Darkness t ...

Darkness to Light is featured at Monday’s “Dogs with a Cause” and will raise money and awareness about the issue of Child Sexual Abuse. Monday’s event is presented by Palmetto Behavioral Health.

July 23, 2009
Ants to march down King Street

Giant ants will be taking over King Street in August, but it’s OK, they’re friendly. Designed by artist Jeffrey Kennedy, the enormous and colorful sculptures will be unveiled Sat. Aug. 1 down in the market, and then each week they will make a move until they reach their final destination of the Cannonborough-Elliotborough neighborhood. The …

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June 23, 2009
Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands W ...

COLUMBIA, SC. June 15, 2009—Starting July 1, 2009, Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands (STSM), a nonprofit providing services to survivors of sexual assault and education about sexual trauma issues to residents of Richland, Lexington, and Newberry Counties, will launch a new child sexual abuse prevention component to their Community Education Program. In December 2008, …

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June 15, 2009
Charleston Chef Fred Neuville Supports D ...

Charleston chef Fred Neuville is holding a week long celebration July 6th through July 12th to celebrate the 2nd anniversary of his restaurant The Fat Hen, and the opening of his new restaurant The Wild Olvie. On the night of July 7th, every guest in attendance will receive a glass of champagne and be invited …

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June 11, 2009
King St. Whiskey and Jazz Tour Benefitin ...

The King Street Whisky & Jazz Tour is coming to Halls Chophouse. Charleston’s finest new steakhouse will host a Whisky Dinner with world-renowned Dutch whisky expert and author Hans Offringa presenting his newest book Whisky & Jazz, Monday June 15 at 7:00 PM. Whisky & Jazz is a gorgeous 208-page, full-color coffee table book with …

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June 10, 2009
What's With The Ant?

If you were to walk into our office not knowing what we do, your first guess might be entomologists: insect scientists. Throughout the office we have ants of all shapes, sizes and colors decorating each and every corner. It’s funny how we came to be ant enthusiasts, but at Darkness to Light we hold the …

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