Tuesday, the executive director of C.A.D.A., Renita Robinson stopped by for a Midday interview.

The Committee Against Domestic Abuse is a non-profit victims' advocacy and emergency shelter organization based in Mankato. Their mission is 'To provide safety and support to victims of domestic and sexual violence through education, advocacy, and shelter.'

October is domestic assault awareness month. In an effort to bring awareness to issues surrounding abuse, C.A.D.A. will hosting a calendar of events for the entire month of October. 

-CADA Night at Jake's Stadium Pizza, October 19, 4-8 pm.

-Candlelight  Vigil, October 19, Mankato Public Safety

-Trifles One Act Play, October 26, Ostrander Auditorium

For even more events or how to get involved, click the link below:

http://www.cadamn.org/pages/5/Community%20Events

--KEYC NEWS 12