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  • $3 Million Ways to Stretch a Dollar and Fight Domestic Violence

    Domestic violence has dominated the news recently, and while it can be a difficult issue to talk about, its importance cannot be diminished. I recently sat down with Anne Crews, Vice President of Public Affairs for Mary Kay Inc. and board member of The Mary Kay Foundation SM . Our conversation reinforced...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by HockV on 09-22-2014
    tagged: Mary Kay, Domestic Violence Prevention, The Mary Kay Foundation, Don't Look Away, Domestic Violence Awareness Month, National Domestic Violence Hotline, domestic violence shelters, October, Shelter Grant Program, Mary Kay Foundation Shelter Grants
  • Breaking The Silence

    A lot has changed in the last 20 years for domestic violence prevention. In this day and age, it’s hard to believe that our society and law enforcement’s acknowledgment of domestic violence used to be minimal. Women did not have the resources to turn to if they needed help, and were often...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by HockV on 09-12-2014
    tagged: Mary Kay, Domestic Violence Prevention, The Mary Kay Foundation, Don't Look Away, CSR, corporate social responsibility, violence against women, domestic violence, Mary Kay Inc., Washington D.C., Pillars of Empowerment, VAWA, White House, Mary Kay Public Affairs, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Vice President of the United States, Unsung Heroes, Violence Against Women Act
  • Not Red Or Blue, Just Black And White

    So, do you consider yourself a Republican or a Democrat? Are you a liberal or a conservative? Maybe somewhere in between? These are emotionally charged questions these days. But there are some issues that transcend politics. Some issues aren’t “red” or “blue” – they’re...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by admin on 11-11-2013
    tagged: Mary Kay, The Mary Kay Foundation, Don't Look Away, loveisrespect, violence against women, National Domestic Violence Hotline, healthy dating, Biden, 1 in 3, 22522, text for help
  • Vote For Good

    Mary Kay Inc. is officially 50! We celebrated this milestone on September 13, 2013. Oh, let’s be honest, we’ve been celebrating all year! Well, now we’re teaming up with The Mary Kay Foundation to announce that we want to keep the celebration going. Earlier this year the Mary Kay Foundation...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by admin on 11-01-2013
    tagged: Mary Kay, Domestic Violence Prevention, The Mary Kay Foundation, women's shelters, 50th Anniversary, CSR, corporate social responsibility, funding, violence against women, Children, Grants, Shelters
  • Magnificent Mile

    In honor of Mary Kay’s Global Month of Service, the North Central branch in Chicago was looking for an extra special project to do for Mary Kay’s 50th Anniversary. While we brainstormed ideas, tragedy struck. We heard the sad news that Jennifer Buckles, the Wellness Manager at Mary Kay had...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by admin on 10-17-2013
    tagged: Mary Kay, Mary Kay Ash, The Mary Kay Foundation, 50th Anniversary, fundraising, volunteerism, Fund Raiser, 10K, Fun Run, 5K, tribute, Walk a Mile in Her Shoes, Charity, Fitness, TMKF, Jenniffer Buckles, Charitable Walk, volunteering, fundraiser, Wellness
  • Sowing Seeds of Love

    Are you good at keeping plants and flowers alive? I, for one, am not. The most successful plants in my home came from a craft store. But I do enjoy planting flowers for others while volunteering. If I’m with friends and family, even better! The opportunity to volunteer at the Mary Kay Nature Explore...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by admin on 10-15-2013
    tagged: Mary Kay, Global Month of Service, The Mary Kay Foundation, volunteerism, domestic violence, Family, The Family Place, Nature, Donation, Shelter, DV Shelter, Children, Arbor Day Foundation, Nature Explore Classrooms
  • One Woman Can - MK5K

    October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and BCancer Awareness Month. The Mary Kay Foundation is a leader in helping end violence against women and finding a cure for cancers affecting women. What better way to support both of these causes than through The Mary Kay Foundation’s MK5K? Mary Kay...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by admin on 10-07-2013
    tagged: Mary Kay, Mary Kay Ash, Domestic Violence Prevention, The Mary Kay Foundation, CSR, cancer, corporate social responsibility, volunteerism, domestic violence, MK5K, Addison, Marathon, Fund Raiser, Mary Kay Inc., Mary Kay Foundation, Race, Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Employees, Sales Force, 10K, Cause, Fun Run, 5K
  • We’ll Leave the Light on for You

    Road trippers around the country are familiar with Motel 6’s motto, “We’ll leave the light on for you.” That same phrase holds a whole new meaning for domestic violence shelters around the U.S. and the families they serve. The Mary Kay Foundation has supported the prevention and...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by admin on 09-30-2013
    tagged: Mary Kay, The Mary Kay Foundation, women's shelters, women, helping women, helping others, violence against women, domestic violence, foundation, healthy relationships
  • Don’t Call It A Comeback

    We’ve been here for years. 50 years in fact. Help us continue our 50 year legacy of giving back to the community by helping us win $10,000 for The Mary Kay Foundation in the Social Madness National Challenge contest from the Dallas Business Journal. We are in the third round of this national competition...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 08-01-2013
    tagged: Mary Kay, The Mary Kay Foundation, One Woman Can, Don't Call it a Comeback, Social Madness Contest, Vote, Dallas Business Journal
  • Pink Carpet

    Summertime in Dallas means triple digit heat but it is also the most wonderful time of the year for Mary Kay. We’re celebrating bigger than ever before because we will have 50,000 of our closest friends in “Big D” for the most fantastic birthday party you’ve ever seen. Our annual...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 07-19-2013
    tagged: Mary Kay, Domestic Violence Prevention, The Mary Kay Foundation, One Woman Can, Tootsie's, Genesis Women's Shelter, Community Service, Fashion Show, The Family Place
  • One in Three

    There is nothing like the bond between sisters. We laugh together, cry together and occasionally disagree. If you have a sister you know what I’m talking about. Over the weekend my two sisters and I ended up watching a special on “Women in the World” together. It was a great show to...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 06-17-2013
    tagged: Mary Kay, The Mary Kay Foundation, Pink Changing Lives, One Woman Can, women, corporate social responsibility, funding, violence against women, domestic violence, teen violence
  • One Woman Can…The Mary Kay Foundation

    The Mary Kay FoundationSM was created in 1996, and its mission is two-fold: to fund research of cancers affecting women and to help prevent domestic violence while raising awareness of the issue. Since the Foundation’s inception, it has awarded $31 million to shelters and programs addressing domestic...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 03-25-2013
    tagged: Mary Kay, Mary Kay Ash, Domestic Violence Prevention, The Mary Kay Foundation, fundraising, cancer, helping women
  • 8th Annual MK5K

    Hundreds of runners laced up their running shoes and hit the pavement last week to help support The Mary Kay Foundation’s 8th annual MK5K One Mile Fun Run. The event benefits the Foundation and supports its mission of funding research of cancers affecting women and helping prevent domestic violence...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 10-11-2012
    tagged: The Mary Kay Foundation, Positive Community Impact, Inner Beauty
  • The Mary Kay Foundation 2012 Shelter Grants

    In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, The Mary Kay Foundation awarded $3 million in grants to 150 domestic violence shelters in all 50 states. Each shelter received a $20,000 grant to maintain critical services and programs for women and children who are survivors of domestic...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 10-08-2012
    tagged: Mary Kay, Domestic Violence Prevention, The Mary Kay Foundation, women's shelters, Positive Community Impact, Inner Beauty
  • Keeping Women and Children Safe

    The 2011 Mary Kay Foundation shelter grant winners have been announced. Each year, The Mary Kay Foundation donates $20,000 grants to 150 domestic violence shelters throughout the United States. In total, the Foundation has now donated more than $28 million to domestic violence shelters across the country...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 09-26-2011
    tagged: The Mary Kay Foundation, women's shelters
  • Become a Facebook Fan and Help Change Lives!

    Mary Kay is rallying support to help end domestic violence. In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, from Sept. 1 – Oct. 31, Mary Kay Inc. will donate $1 to The Mary Kay Foundation for every new Facebook fan – up to $1 million! Encourage your customers, friends and family to visit...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 09-06-2011
    tagged: The Mary Kay Foundation