Full Article: 7th Annual Domestic Abuse Awareness Night
Musical entertainment was provided by the quartet known as Great Lakes Light Opera. The company’s Executive Director, Megan Thompson, said her group was asked by Adam Whiting to sing at First Baptist’s domestic violence fundraiser, and they were more than willing to do so.
For Thompson, however, domestic violence hits close to home.
“The entire event really means a lot to me personally. I’ve actually been very fortunate that while in abusive situations, I would have enough support to get out immediately,” said Thompson as she started to tear up. “I have had friends who didn’t.”