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Welcome to the iPledge® Toolkit

The Women Against Abuse iPledge Campaign is a social awareness initiative that engages the community in taking a stand against domestic violence.

We hope you enjoy using this step by step guide to get involved in the effort to end domestic violence. 

Ending relationship violence requires a collective effort by all of us, so we’ve designed this toolkit for you to be able to take action in your community.

Educate Yourself: before hosting an iPledge campaign of your own, get familiar with the key messaging & guidelines.

Style Guide

Talking Points & Key Messages

Frequently Asked Questions

The Language We Use

How to Host an iPledge Campaign

Ways to Keep the Pledge All Year

Fact Sheets 

Domestic Violence Fact Sheet

Teen Dating Violence Fact Sheet & Resources

Teen Dating Violence Infographic

iPledge Fact Sheet


Email Template

Flyer Template

Op Ed Template

Social Media Resources

Sample Posts

iPledge Video

#iPledgeBecause Challenge

Our #iPledgeBecause sign can be downloaded, cut out and used in selfies on your social media channel of choice! Share your reason for pledging and urge your friends to sign on too.

#iPledgeBecause Sign


iPledge Button

iPledge Palm Card

iPledge Poster (11x17)

iPledge Web Banner


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Other Resources

Resources for People Experiencing Relationship Violence

Women Against Abuse Brochure

Philadelphia Domestic Violence Hotline Card (short)

Philadelphia Domestic Violence Hotline Card (with Safety Plan)

Doreen Davis’ Story

Doreen Davis’ Story

Doreen Davis is a longtime supporter of Women Against Abuse who has used her expertise in traditional labor law to assist WAA for over two decades.

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Allison’s Story

Allison’s Story

Allison* cringed at her reflection in the mirror as she gently dabbed concealer over the bruises circling her eye.

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William’s Story

William’s Story

William Spratley flicks through the text messages on his phone until he finds the one he’s been looking for. It’s from his 27-year old daughter, Ameya, and it’s the last words he will ever exchange with her.

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Georgina O’Hara’s Story

Georgina O’Hara’s Story

Pro bono representation provided by local law firms makes a meaningful difference for the thousands of clients seeking help at our Legal Center.

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Catherine’s Story

Catherine’s Story

When I first met my abuser, I was just 14 years old and he was 20. I thought I was in love, so I ignored the disapproval of my mom and sister.

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“We were just a couple trying to make a relationship work,” reflected Laticia.

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Lucia’s Story

Lucia’s Story

Lucia* came to the WAA emergency shelter pregnant and with five children.

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Verizon’s Story

Verizon’s Story

A valued corporate partner, Verizon has been committed to empowering survivors of domestic violence in Philadelphia through HopeLine by Verizon.

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Mike’s Story

Mike's Story

Mike, a former police detective with the Philadelphia Police Department, has been working as the police liaison for Women Against Abuse, so that he can help survivors in ways he couldn’t as a detective.

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Dana’s Story

Dana’s Story

Former emergency shelter resident Dana*, intelligent and bright-spirited, worked hard for her credentials.

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