Short Film Screening and Panel Discussion

In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Compass Center is hosting a screening of the award-winning short documentary “Five Awake” followed by a panel discussion. The film chronicles five fierce women who helped pass a comprehensive package of bills aimed at stopping domestic violence in their home state.

The panel discussion will focus on domestic violence legislation and advocacy in North Carolina and features:
-Jasmine S. McGhee, NC Dept. of Justice
-Beth Meeks, National Network to End Domestic Violence
-Amily McCool, NC Coalition Against Domestic Violence
-Rebecca J. Macy, UNC School of Social Work