Message from the Executive Director

Dear Friends,

We here at Break the Cycle have a lot to be thankful for. As our programs continue
to grow, so has the number of wonderful supporters and advocates for young people that
help make Break the Cycle’s efforts a success.

Each one of our volunteers brings his or her personal passion, commitment and reason for joining us.
Recently, we conducted a survey where volunteers had the opportunity to share why they
dedicate their time and talents to Break the Cycle.

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“Commitment to Strength”

Jewelry designer Jennifer Leitzes has created the “Commitment to Strength”
charm to help raise funds and awareness to end domestic violence.

Each hand-crafted piece hangs from a matching chain and is engraved with the words
justice, strength, hope, dignity and respect. The piece is available in silver and
yellow, white or rose gold.

This holiday season buy
the “Commitment to Strength” necklace as a special gift for yourself
or someone you love.

30% of each charm sold will directly benefit Break the Cycle.

Bi-coastal Latino Public Education Campaign

This winter, Break the Cycle is launching a bi-coastal Latino public education
campaign. We will create a broad-based outreach and education campaign for
the prevention of domestic violence among Latino youth living in the County
of Los Angeles and the District of Columbia.

Through this campaign, Break the Cycle hopes to educate and motivate
Latino youth to better understand the domestic violence resources
available within their communities and to take action to prevent the onset of abusive

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Give Double with

Now you can support Break the Cycle
by shopping with!

It’s simple. Just select Break the Cycle, Inc. as your charity of choice, then shop at any of
the 400+ popular stores online at

You can find great deals on items from popular vendors like Crate and Barrel, Bed Bath &
Beyond, Target, Office Depot, Barnes & Noble, Toys ‘R Us and iTunes.

Each company donates a designated percentage of everything you buy to
Break the Cycle with no additional costs. The first time you purchase on
an additional five dollars will be donated to Break the Cycle.

So, shop with this holiday
season, and each gift will give even more!