Value News Articles - Safenet Services

Annual Festival of Trees Fundraiser Benefits Agency to Help Those Dealing with Domestic Violence

By: Tom Fink | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: November 2019

The 15th annual Safenet Services Festival of Trees Auction and Gala returns to Claremore December 6 beginning at 6 p.m. at the Will Rogers Downs Event Center and will include a dinner, live entertainment, a silent auction and a live auction featuring 15 one-of-a-kind Christmas and holiday trees. The proceeds from the event benefit the local domestic abuse and sexual assault shelter and prevention agency. Learn more about the event and Safenet Services at ValueNews.com.

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24th Annual Garden Party and Tour

By: Danielle Stoltz | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: May 2019

Safenet Services is an organization that assists women and children who have been victims of domestic abuse and sexual assault. They will be hosting their annual Garden Party and Flower Show Friday, May 31, at 7 p.m. at the Will Rogers Memorial Museum, followed by the Garden Tour on Saturday, June 1, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. along with the Master Gardeners Teaching Garden at Will Rogers Park. Learn more about Safenet Services and find more details about this charity event in the May 2019 edition of VALUES News Magazine and at ValueNews.com.

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Walk A Mile in Her Shoes®

By: Macy Goodnight | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: March 2019

Walk A Mile in Her Shoes® is an annual event hosted by Safenet Services, Inc. to bring awareness to the subject of sexual assault and to encourage victims to seek help. Safenet is a light in the dark for victimized women in Rogers and Mayes counties, providing services for the healing of survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. “This event is a fun way to get the community involved in bringing awareness by dressing up and walking for these women,” said Alexandra Seifried, a Development Specialist for Safenet. The event will take place April 6 at 10 a.m. Participants will meet at Claremore Gazebo Park. Find out how you can be part of this event in the March 2019 edition of VALUES News Magazine at ValueNews.com.

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The Festival of Trees

By: Ashley Waitkus | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: November 2018

Now in its 14th year, Festival of Trees is unlike any other fundraising dinner. The Christmas-focused event is a brilliant holiday party complete with dinner, live entertainment, raffle, silent auction, and live auction, including the auctioning of 15 Christmas trees.

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Supporting A Safe Haven For Survivors

By: Macy Goodnight | Category: Lawn & Garden | Issue: May 2018

Spring is in full bloom in Green Country, and the new season brings with it feelings of renewal and hope. Safenet Services, Inc. has been providing hope and opportunity to victims of domestic violence year-round since 1991. Safenet is most recognized for providing women and children in need with a shelter, crisis hotline, counseling, education, and advocacy programs. The completion of their new facility, The Donald W. Reynolds Safety Center provides additional services, including supervised visitation rooms and a secure outdoor play area for children.

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Safenet Services Festival of Trees

By: Alexandra Seifried | Category: Rogers County | Issue: November 2017

The Festival of Trees Auction & Gala is scheduled for Friday, December 1st at 6pm at the Claremore Conference Center. All proceeds from this premier holiday event will benefit Safenet Services, Inc.

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Twelve Years of Trees

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: November 2016

Safenet Services’ Festival of Trees jump starts the holiday season in Claremore each year. This year not only marks the 12th year for the event, with proceeds benefiting the domestic and sexual assault agency for women and children, but 25 years of operation for Safenet Services.

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Safenet Services Partners with Harps Foods to Round Up Support

By: Emily Brown | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: August 2016

Harps Foods of Inola, Chelsea, and Locust Grove have partnered with Safenet Services in their fourth annual Round Up campaign. “We are so happy to partner with Harps in this effort,” says Rose Ann McCaw-Ransom, Safenet board member and Round Up chair. “We appreciate their support and enthusiasm. They are an employee-owned business and the employees really take pride in helping raise money for Safenet.”

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Gardens, Tea Parties and Berries

By: Erica Ludwig | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2016

The 21st annual Safenet Services Garden Tour will be held Saturday, June 4 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Claremore. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at Stonebridge Garden Center, Pixley Lumber or at the Safenet Services office in Claremore. Proceeds from the event benefit domestic violence victims.

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Can You Walk a Mile in Her Shoes?

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: March 2016

As the old adage goes, “Never judge a person until you’ve walked a mile in their shoes.” To bring awareness to and raise funds for domestic violence and sexual assault in Rogers County, Safenet Services is sponsoring the 6th annual “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” on Saturday, April 16, during the National Crime Victims’ Rights Week and Sexual Assault Awareness Month. PAWS for a Cause will return this year as well, and supporters are invited to bring their canine friends to join the fundraiser.

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Festival of Trees

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: November 2015

Safenet Services’ Festival of Trees jump starts the holiday season in Claremore each year.

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Festival of Trees

By: Carol Beck-Round | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: November 2014

Rustic Elegance is the event theme for Safenet Services’ 11th annual Festival of Trees Gala & Auction, set for Friday, December 5.

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Nurturing Our Gardens So Survivors May Blossom

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2014

The 19th annual Safenet Services Garden Tour returns Saturday, June 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Claremore.

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Round-Up Your Change

By: Lorrie Ward | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: May 2014

Sometimes when we hear that change jingling around in our pockets or purses, we do not give it much thought. After all, those are just coins, right?

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Festival of Trees

By: Carol Beck-Round | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: November 2013

Fun, food and fundraising are on tap for Safenet Service’s 9th annual Festival of Trees Gala & Auction, scheduled for Friday, December 6 at the RSU Centennial Center.

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Can You Walk a Mile in Her Shoes?

By: Carol Beck-Round | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: April 2013

Four-footed walkers will be joining the cause to bring awareness to and raise funds for domestic violence and sexual assault in Rogers and Mayes Counties, when Safenet S…

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Festival of Trees to Benefit New Facility

By: Cassie Woods | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: November 2012

This fall, the elves at Safenet Services are particularly busy. In addition to opening a new ­state-of-the-art facility at the end of October, they are preparing for their biggest fundraiser of the year.

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Finding Shelter in the Storm

By: Lorrie Ward | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2012

When Safenet Services, Claremore’s shelter for victims of domestic abuse, received a $4.2 million dollar facilities grant from the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation to bui…

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Can You Walk a Mile in Her Shoes?

By: Carol Beck-Round | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: April 2012

An old adage goes: “You can’t really understand another ­person’s experience until you've walked a mile in their shoes.”To bring more awareness to and raise fun…

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16th Annual Safenet Services Garden & Pond Tour

By: Michelle Booth | Category: Lawn & Garden | Issue: June 2011

The 16th annual Safenet Services Garden & Pond Tour will be held Saturday, June 4 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Claremore.

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Festival of Trees to Benefit Shelter Campaign

By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: November 2010

Are you looking for a fun holiday event that can provide enjoyment for the whole family while contributing to a worthy local cause?

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Garden Ideas for Your Backyard

By: Susan Erler | Category: Lawn & Garden | Issue: June 2010

They say that imitation is the greatest form of flattery.

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“Old Bag” Dinner & Auction

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Special Interest | Issue: March 2010

Safenet Services is a nonprofit domestic abuse and sexual assault agency that serves Rogers and Mayes Counties.

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’Twas the Night Before the Festival of Trees

By: Carol Beck-Round | Category: Other | Issue: December 2009

‘Twas the night before the Festival of Trees and all through the RSU Centennial Center ballroom, children were inspecting the gingerbread village, enjoying Christmas treats and visiting with Santa.

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Garden Tour to Support Victims of Domestic Violence

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Other | Issue: June 2009

On Saturday, June 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Safenet Services presents its 14th annual Garden and Pond Tour.

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Decking the Halls for a Good Cause

By: Julie Dermody | Category: Special Interest | Issue: November 2007

The holiday season is rapidly approaching, and many people will soon be spending hours decking the halls, stringing lights, decorating Christmas trees and shopping. …

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Safenet Saves Lives

By: Julie Dermody | Category: Special Interest | Issue: September 2007

The car door slams. “He’s home,” she thinks as she hurriedly examines the house to make sure everything is in its place. As the key turns in the lock, fear rushes up her spine.

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