Domestic Violence

Domestic violence cost South Carolina $350M+ in 2020

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) –  Results from a study on the economic impact of domestic violence in South Carolina were released at the State House. The study was conducted by a research economist at the University of South Carolina and was sponsored by the Jamie Kimble Foundation.  According to the study, 42% of females and 29% of males in the state…

Mayor’s Walk Against Domestic Violence goes virtual

On Saturday, October 9, participants are asked to join in and show their support

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Lace up those shoes for a good cause. City of Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin’s annual Walk Against Domestic Violence is going virtual. On Saturday, October 9, participants are asked to join in and show their support by going for a walk in their own neighborhoods, local parks and other outdoor areas throughout the city. To register, go…