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DOVE received its 501(c)3 nonprofit status in May 2000, thanks to the hard work and dedication of our five founders:

  • Jo Damiano
  • Kristie Lukowicz
  • Michele (Mattio) McCarthy
  • Elaine (Woody) Navratil
  • Jennifer Pfau

In honor of DOVE’s 14th anniversary in May 2014, the founders reconvened and created a vlog describing DOVE’s four core values. These core values are the reason DOVE was established and the reason DOVE continues to exist.

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