Our Mission

The mission of the Kristin Mitchell Foundation is to support
educational efforts that raise awareness among young adults
about the dangers of unhealthy dating relationships.

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KMF Grant Helps to Educate Student Body of Notre Dame of Maryland University

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BALTIMORE, MARYLAND –  In 2013, Notre Dame of Maryland University was awarded a grant from the Kristin Mitchell Foundation to aid their efforts...

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Foundation Does Keynote at Baltimore’s Annual Domestic Violence Conference.

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LUTHERVILLE, MARYLAND –  The 8th Annual Domestic Violence Conference "In Plain Sight," sponsored by Baltimore County Department...

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The Elevator Abuse Video

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ELLICOTT CITY, MD – This tragedy hit our home hard in February when the story first broke. Now with the release of a new video...

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August 24th, 2014 is Kristin’s 31st Birthday

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ELLICOTT CITY, MARYLAND -  The 31st birthday, and the tenth birthday without Kristin. We will pause many times and remember all of...

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June 3rd. The End. The Beginning.

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ELLICOTT CITY, MD – Today marks the sad anniversary of the nightmare that started it all. The nightmare that doesn't go away the...

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A Very Successful Eighth Kristin’s Krusade

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PHILADELPHIA, PA – Our eighth Kristin's Krusade 5K is in the books, and it was quite successful in a lot of ways. The message...

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What Happened...

In 2005, Bill and Michele Mitchell lost their only daughter Kristin, then 21, when her boyfriend stabbed her in a fit of rage three weeks after she graduated from Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia.

Kristin MitchellWomen ages 16 to 24 experience the highest rate of dating violence - almost three times the national average - according to the Bureau of Justice. "Domestic violence doesn't have a face or an age," says Bill Mitchell. "It can happen to anybody."

Since Kristin's death, the Kristin Mitchell Foundation has supported educational efforts that raise awareness about the dangers of abusive dating relationships. The Mitchells have also lobbied for a Maryland law that requires mandatory domestic violence education in middle and high schools.

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