Men's InitiativeMen Make A Difference, Men Against Domestic Violence™
Since 2009, the year Interval House and US Senator Richard Blumenthal co-founded Men Make a Difference, Men Against Domestic Violence™ the group of prominent Connecticut men have distributed thousands of educational brochures and training materials, raised money for the cause against domestic violence, and spoken to thousands of area residents — mostly boys and young men. Their message and mission is clear: there is never an excuse for domestic violence.
Men’s Initiative Members:
Senator Richard Blumenthal, Co-Founder of Men Make a Difference, Men Against Domestic Violence™ • Rich Coppola, Fox 61 Sports Director • Jon Hitchcock, Fox 61 General Manager • Joe Zone, WFSB-TV Channel 3 Sports Director • Joe Furey, WTNH Channel 8 Co-Chief Meteorologist • Dennis House, WFSB-TV Channel 3 News Anchor • State Rep. Dr. William A. Petit, Jr. • Eric Daniels, Managing Partner of Robinson & Cole • Bill McGurk, Former President of Rockville Bank • Brandon Lorey, Executive Vice President of United Bank • Brad Drazen, Director of Communications for United Technologies Corp. • State Rep. Jason Rojas • Col. William Adams, US Army/CT National Guard • Prasad Menon, Interval House Board of Directors/Simsbury-Granby Rotary • Attorney General George Jepsen • Rich Kehoe, East Hartford Town Council Chairman • Garry Lapidus, CT Children’s Hospital/Director of the Injury Prevention Center • Ed Wrobel, Managing Director of Towers Watson • Jim Donahue, President of Winam Wines • Donnie Cabral, Team USA Olympian • Dr. Ken Alleyene, Eastern Orthopedics & Sports Medicine • Tim Bergstrom, Regional President of Webster Bank • Fire Chief Reginald Freeman, City of Hartford • Mark Scheinberg, President of Goodwin College • Harold Sparrow, CEO of The YMCA of Greater Hartford • John Turgeon, Partner with Cohn Reznick • Trooper Andy Mathews, CT State Police Union • Don Frechette, Partner with Locke Lord • Prof. Paul Resetarits, CCSU