In The News

Starting in 2010, Help Save The Next Girl has saturated multi-media platforms. The following is a selection of news articles which feature Help Save The Next Girl at work.

 

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Help Save The Next Girl teaches personal safety at first annual Safety Summit
http://radfordnewsjournal.com/top-stories/help-save-next-girl-teaches-personal-safety-first-annual-safety-summit/

Sunday, March 19, 2017
Help Save The Next Girl hosts safety summit
http://www.wdbj7.com/content/news/Help-Save-the-Next-Girl-host-safety-summit-416546483.html

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Mary Baldwin University Hosts Gil Harrington Book Signing
http://www.nbc29.com/story/34912310/mary-baldwin-university-hosts-gil-harrington-book-signing?

Monday, March 13, 2017
Morgan Harrington's mother releases very personal book
https://wfirnews.com/local-news/morgan-harringtons-mother-releases-very-personal-book

Thursday, August 4, 2016
Launch Past Danger Safety Summit in Roanoke
http://www.virginiafirst.com/news/local-news/launch-past-danger-safety-summit-in-roanoke

Thursday, July 14, 2016
The Art of Healing the World
http://wvtf.org/post/art-healing-world#stream/0

Saturday, March 19, 2016
Gil Harrington sits down with WDBJ7 anchor Chris Hurst
http://www.wdbj7.com/video/gil-harrington-sits-down-with-wdbj7-anchor-chris-hurst/38604892

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Jesse Matthew’s family pleaded with him to help locate Hannah Graham
https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/public-safety/jesse-matthews-family-pleaded-with-him-to-help-locate-hannah-graham/2016/03/16/54c682a6-ebb1-11e5-a6f3-21ccdbc5f74e_story.html

Friday, March 11, 2016
Focus on education as legislation targeting campus sexual assault passes General Assembly
http://www.wdbj7.com/news/local/focus-on-education-as-legislation-targeting-campus-sexual-assault-passes-general-assembly/38462700

Thursday, March 10, 2016
How 'One Little Gesture of Compassion' Led to Connection Between Morgan Harrington's Parents and the Family of Her Convicted Killer
http://www.people.com/article/mothers-jesse-matthew-morgan-harrington-pray-for-each-other

Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Jesse Matthew Jr. pleads guilty to killing Hannah Graham, Morgan Harrington
http://www.cnn.com/2016/02/29/us/jesse-matthew-plea-hearing/

Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Gil Harrington on Matthew: “I didn’t need to harm him. I really wanted to protect others from him.”
http://wsls.com/2016/03/01/gil-harrington-on-jesse-matthew-i-didnt-need-to-harm-him-i-really-wanted-to-protect-others-from-him/

Monday, February 29, 2016
Jesse Matthew expected to enter plea agreement, prosecutor says
http://www.cnn.com/2016/02/29/us/jesse-matthew-plea-hearing/

Sunday, January 10, 2016
Hearing will reveal evidence against Jesse Matthew in Hannah Graham murder
http://wtop.com/hannah-graham-murder/2016/01/hearing-will-reveal-evidence-against-jesse-matthew-in-hannah-graham-murder/

Sunday, October 4, 2015
DePaul Community Resources honors 7 local women
http://www.wdbj7.com/video/depaul-community-resources-honors-7-local-women/35668300

Sunday, October 4, 2015
Gil Harrington gives reaction after Jesse Matthew verdict
http://wsls.com/2015/10/04/gil-harrington-gives-reaction-after-jesse-matthew-verdict/

Friday, October 2, 2015
Jesse Matthew gets 3 life terms for ‘brutal’ Fairfax sex assault
https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/public-safety/jesse-matthew-to-be-sentenced-in-brutal-attack-on-woman-in-fairfax/2015/10/01/39bd9114-685f-11e5-8325-a42b5a459b1e_story.html

Friday, October 2, 2015
Matthew gets 3 life sentences in Fairfax Co. sex assault
http://www.wusa9.com/story/news/local/virginia/2015/10/02/jesse-matthew-sentenced-fairfax-co-sex-assault/73198532/

Friday, October 2, 2015
Jesse Matthew Jr: 3 Life Prison Terms for 2005 Sex Assault
http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/sentencing-result-life-term-jesse-matthew-34198494

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Mother of slain student Morgan Harrington consoles mother of accused killer
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/mother-of-slain-student-morgan-harrington-consoles-mother-of-accused-killer/

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Gil Harrington want plea for Jesse Matthew
http://www.wdbj7.com/news/local/mother-of-slain-student-wants-plea-for-accused-man/35582512

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Gil Harrington consoles mother of accused killer at hearing
http://www.roanoke.com/news/virginia/gil-harrington-consoles-mother-of-accused-killer-at-hearing/article_97287a4f-15bb-5983-b220-6d6380fae00c.html

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Christiansburg town council makes October 'Help Save the Next Girl' month
http://www.wdbj7.com/news/local/-christiansburg-town-council-makes-october-help-save-the-next-girl-month/35426104

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Virginia Western to hold talk by Gil Harrington on Sept 30
http://www.roanoke.com/community/swoco/virginia-western-to-hold-talk-by-gil-harrington-on-sept/article_0e2b5a52-ea6b-5ca9-9a18-d8d152d396d9.html

Friday, September 18, 2015
Murder Victim Morgan Harrington's Mom on Suspect Jesse Matthew: 'He's Left a Trail of Sorrow Wherever He's Been'
http://www.people.com/article/morgan-harrington-mom-suspect-jesse-matthew

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Morgan Harrington's parents come face to face with their daughter's accused killer
http://www.wdbj7.com/news/local/arraignment-set-for-jesse-matthew-today-in-morgan-harrington-case/35301328#.VfoTUtWllgA.facebook

Monday, September 14, 2015
Will Virginia's campus sexual assult laws help protect future victims?
http://america.aljazeera.com/watch/shows/america-tonight/articles/2015/9/14/virginia-campus-sexual-assault-laws-protect-victims.html

Friday, August 28, 2015
Help Save the Next Girl to hold vigil today for WDBJ's Alison and Adam
http://wric.com/2015/08/28/help-save-the-next-girl-to-hold-vigil-today-for-wdbj7s-alison-and-adam/

Monday, August 24, 2015
Help Save the Next Girl social media presence aiding investigators
http://www.wdbj7.com/news/local/help-save-the-next-girl-social-media-presence-aiding-investigators/34898074

Saturday, August 8, 2015
Help Save The Next Girl Remembers missing people in Charlottesville
http://www.wdbj7.com/news/local/help-save-the-next-girl-remembers-missing-people-in-charlottesville/34615254

Sunday, June 14, 2015
A Nirbhaya in America forces rapist to almost confess to sexual assault, attempted murder
http://www.americanbazaaronline.com/2015/06/14/a-nirbhaya-in-america-forces-rapist-to-almost-confess-to-sexual-assault-attempted-murder/

Saturday, June 13, 2015
Help Save the Next Girl remembers Joan Cook
http://www.wsls.com/story/29313563/help-save-the-next-girl-remembers-joan-cook

Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Gil Harrington happy with Jesse Matthew outcome, but still wants say in court
http://www.wdbj7.com/news/local/gil-harrington-happy-with-jesse-matthew-outcome-but-still-wants-day-in-court/33509064

Friday, June 5, 2015
Family of missing teen asks community to wear pink in her honor
http://www.wset.com/story/29248575/family-of-missing-teen-asks-community-to-wear-pink-in-her-honor

Monday, June 1, 2015
Help Save the Next Girl adds new partnership
http://www.wsls.com/story/29204647/help-save-the-next-girl-adds-new-partnership

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Bill on reporting college campus sexual assaults signed tomorrow
http://www.wsls.com/story/29172402/bill-on-reporting-college-campus-sexual-assaults-signed-tomorrow

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Vance: Meet two public servants
http://www.roanoke.com/opinion/commentary/vance-meet-two-public-servants/article_f528cdca-6b30-5655-9af4-c4c5f2f9a7c8.html

Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Race car driver Chad Ricker paints car with Help Save the Next Girl theme
http://www.wsls.com/story/28924972/race-car-driver-chad-ricker-paints-car-with-help-save-the-next-girl-theme

Saturday, April 25, 2015
Help Save the Next Girl hosts Ready Set Safety event
http://www.wsls.com/story/28899647/help-save-the-next-girl-hosts-ready-set-safety-event

Sunday, April 19, 2015
Community Day Kicks Off Victims' Rights Week in Charlottesville
http://www.nbc29.com/story/28842674/community-day-kicks-off-victims-rights-week-in-charlottesville

Saturday, April 4, 2015
Virginia Tech Softball partners with Help Save the Next GIrl
http://www.wsls.com/story/28722324/vt-tech-softball-partners-with-help-save-the-next-girl

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Parents of Slain Students See Jesse Matthew for First Time
http://wvtf.org/post/parents-slain-students-see-jesse-matthew-first-time

Thursday, February 26, 2015
In-Depth: Team Justice Forms for Morgan Harrington (VIDEO)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IRrK8PPd5rY

Tuesday, February 10, 2015
MIssing teen found safe, male faces charges
http://www.wsls.com/story/28073089/missing-teen-found-safe-male-faces-charges

Friday, January 30, 2015
Police reach out to 'Help Save the Next Girl' in Search for Missing Teen
http://www.wsls.com/story/27989081/police-reach-out-to-help-save-the-next-girl-in-search-for-missing-teen

Thursday, January 29, 2015
Police asking for help finding Danville teen missing since January
http://www.wsls.com/story/27977909/mother-of-danville-teen-missing-since-january-pleads-for-help

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Gil Harrington, Help Save the Next Girl advocate for expansion of Va. DNA data bank
http://www.wsls.com/story/27957006/gil-harrington-help-save-the-next-girl-advocate-for-expansion-of-va-dna-data-bank

Monday, January 26, 2015
Harringtons, HSTNG Begin 'Team Justice' Phase
http://www.nbc29.com/story/27941126/harringtons-hstng-begin-team-justice-phase

Monday, January 26, 2015
5 Years After Morgan Harrington Found, "Help Save The Next Girl" Selling Tee-Shirts
http://wric.com/2015/01/26/5-years-after-morgan-harrington-found-help-save-the-next-girl-selling-tee-shirts/

Saturday, January 24, 2015
Help Save the Next Girl holds vigil for missing people
http://www.wsls.com/story/27933332/help-save-the-next-girl-holds-vigil-for-the-missing

Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Morgan Harrington's family looks to start new chapter
http://www.wdbj7.com/news/local/morgan-harringtons-family-looks-to-start-new-chapter/30024370

Monday, November 17, 2014
Sweet Briar Students Light Candles In Memory Of Hannah Graham, Local Missing Persons
http://www.wset.com/story/27410641/sweet-briar-students-light-candles-in-memory-of-hannah-graham-local-missing-persons

Thursday, November 14, 2014
Help Save The Next Girl to host event in downtown Roanoke
http://www.roanoke.com/news/local/roanoke/help-save-the-next-girl-to-host-event-in-downtown/article_157f8ad7-4368-5c4a-ad44-90d187687ce3.html

Saturday, November 8, 2014
Gold's Gym Help Save the Next Girl
http://www.wsls.com/story/27335035/golds-gym-help-save-the-next-girl

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Virginia Tech students honor Hannah Graham in evening vigil
http://college.usatoday.com/2014/10/23/virginia-tech-students-honor-hannah-graham-in-evening-vigil/

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Vigil at Virginia Tech honors Hannah Graham and so much more
http://www.wdbj7.com/news/local/hannah-graham-candlelight-vigil-at-virginia-tech/29274440

Monday, October 20, 2014
Stolen but not forgotten: Morgan Harrington remembered on five year anniversary
http://www.collegiatetimes.com/news/state/article_08380db4-58b0-11e4-a6c9-0017a43b2370.html

Friday, October 18, 2014
WEB EXTRA: Dan Harrington talks about latest developments in Graham case
http://m.wdbj7.com/news/web-extra-dan-harrington-talks-about-latest-developments-in-graham-case/29216754

Friday, October 17, 2014
Morgan Harrington 5-year anniversary of disappearance
http://www.wsls.com/story/26809081/help-save-the-next-girl-honors-5-year-anniversary-of-harrington-disappearance

Friday, October 17, 2014
Ceremony Marks 5 Years Since Morgan Harrington's Murder
http://www.nbc29.com/story/26816042/ceremony-marks-5-years-since-morgan-harringtons-murderFriday, October 17, 2014

Friday, October 17, 2014
Morgan Harrington’s parents open up about being members of ‘Murdered Child’s Club’
http://wtvr.com/2014/10/17/morgan-harrington-anniversary/

Friday, October 17, 2014
Five Years Later: Remembering Morgan Harrington
http://www.newsplex.com/home/headlines/Five-Years-Later-Remembering-Morgan-Harrington-279613992.html

Friday, October 17, 2014
5 Year Anniversary of Morgan Harrington's Death Brings Awareness For Other Missing Girls
http://www.wset.com/story/26816928/5-year-anniversary-of-morgan-harringtons-death-brings-awareness-for-other-missing-girls

Friday, October 17, 2014
Virginia Tech students honor Morgan Harrington
http://www.wsls.com/video?clipId=10707418&autostart=true

Friday, October 17, 2014
Surviving the 'Murdered Child's Club'
http://www.cnn.com/2014/10/17/us/virginia-girl-anniversary-harrington-death/index.html?hpt=hp_c3

Friday, October 17, 2014
Missing women remembered on 5th anniversary of Harrington's disappearance
http://m.roanoke.com/news/virginia/missing-women-remembered-on-th-anniversary-of-harrington-s-disappearance/article_b047580e-904a-5c39-9a3f-80ad5ccfd6ce.html?mode=jqm

Friday, October 16, 2014
Family of Morgan Harrington urges vigilance in search for Hannah Graham
http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/family-of-morgan-harrington-urges-vigilance-in-search-for-hannah-graham/2014/10/16/1ae302a4-553e-11e4-892e-602188e70e9c_story.html?hpid=z4

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
'Resistance rather than surrender' right path for Harrington family
http://m.timesdispatch.com/news/state-regional/resistance-rather-than-surrender-right-path-for-harrington-family/article_036217de-dbaf-542d-968f-992a1a30ad1f.html?mode=jqm

Thursday, October 2, 2014
Students help to save the next girl
http://m.wdbj7.com/news/students-help-to-save-the-next-girl/28376918

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
University students start Help Save the Next Girl chapter to raise awareness for missing persons
http://www.cavalierdaily.com/m/article/2014/09/university-students-start-help-save-the-next-girl-chapter-to-raise-awareness-for-missing-persons

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Morgan Harrington's parents discuss possible DNA link to the Hannah Graham disappearance
http://ac360.blogs.cnn.com/2014/09/30/morgan-harringtons-parents-discuss-possible-dna-link-to-the-hannah-graham-disappearance/?hpt=ac_bn8

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Morgan Harrington's parents: We are 'desperate' to find missing UVA student Hannah Graham
http://www.today.com/news/morgan-harringtons-parents-we-are-desperate-find-missing-uva-student-2D80184226

Friday, September 26, 2014
Help Save the Next Girl Creates UVA Chapter
http://www.nbc29.com/story/26639652/help-save-the-next-girl-creates-uva-chapter

Thursday, September 25, 2014
GIL HARRINGTON AND TRINA MURPHY
http://insidecville.com/city/gil-harrington-and-trina-murphy/

Monday, September 22, 2014
Harringtons Raising Awareness for Hannah Graham
http://www.newsplex.com/home/headlines/Harringtons-Raising-Awareness-for-Hannah-Graham-276251331.html

Monday, September 22, 2014
'Help Find Hannah' on Charlottesville bridge where Harrington was last seen
http://www.wsls.com/story/26598692/help-find-hannah-on-charlottesville-bridge-where-harrington-was-last-seen

Thursday, September 18, 2014
As another family waits for news of a missing daughter, Gil Harrington speaks of 'path through the anguish'
http://www.roanoke.com/news/crime/as-another-family-waits-for-news-of-a-missing-daughter/article_cc1f8e7a-e6c5-58f4-8a6f-1cf6eecd7f3e.html

Thursday, September 18, 2014
Gil Harrington talks about loss of her daughter Morgan; thoughts on Hannah Graham case
http://www.myfoxdc.com/Clip/10597164/gil-harrington-talks-about-loss-of-her-daughter-morgan-thoughts-on-hannah-graham-case#.VBrUB6BWp_M.twitter

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Harrington: "Enough is enough. Too many women missing & murdered in the same area"
http://www.wsls.com/story/26550324/harrington-enough-is-enough-too-many-women-missing-murdered-in-the-same-area

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Possible Suspect Sighting Spurs Public Safety Notice
http://www.newsplex.com/home/headlines/275375341.html

Tuesday, September 9, 2013
Gil Harrington: An Unflinching Gaze
http://iris.virginia.edu/2013/09/gil-harrington-an-unflinching-gaze/

Sunday, September 7, 2014
Event spotlights Renee Field disappearance
http://www.fluvannareview.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=5957:renee-field&catid=81

Monday, September 1, 2014
Kenny Jarrels of "Help Save The Next Girl" joins the program.
http://wina.com/morning-news/kenny-jarrels/

Saturday, August 30, 2014
Bonnie Santiago's Family Continues to Spread the Word of Disappearance
http://www.nbc29.com/story/26412553/bonnie-santiagos-family-continues-to-spread-the-word-of-disappearance

Sunday, August 3, 2014
365 Days Missing, Family of Alexis Murphy Honors Her Life
http://www.newsplex.com/home/headlines/365-Days-Missing-Family-of-Alexis-Murphy-Honors-her-Life-269765911.html

Sunday, August 3, 2014
'Help Save the Next Girl' Spreads Awareness at Albemarle County Fair
http://www.newsplex.com/home/headlines/Help-Save-the-Next-Girl-Spreads-Awareness-at-Albemarle-County-Fair-269689981.html

Saturday, August 2, 2014
Help Save The Next Girl Search for Answers in Missing Women Cases
http://www.nbc29.com/story/26182044/help-save-the-next-girl-search-for-answers-in-missing-women-cases

Friday, August 1, 2014
Concert carried somber message
http://news.fredericksburg.com/newsdesk/2014/08/01/concert-carried-somber-message/

Friday, July 25, 2014
Help Save the Next Girl Joins Effort to Find Missing Albemarle Woman
http://www.nbc29.com/story/26114985/help-save-the-next-girl-joins-effort-to-find-missing-albemarle-woman

Friday, July 18, 2014
Non-Profit Group Helping to Find Missing Fluvanna Co. Woman
http://www.newsplex.com/home/headlines/Non-Profit-Group-Helping-to-Find-Missing-Fluvanna-Co-Woman-267691501.html

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
"Charlottesville judge allows Harrington's civil lawsuit to move forward"
http://www.wsls.com/story/26028117/charlottesville-judge-allows-harringtons-civil-lawsuit-to-move-forward

Tuesday, June 24, 2014
"Judge Pushes Back Descision Regarding Harrington Wrongful Death Suit"
http://www.nbc29.com/story/25860709/harrington-civil-suit

Sunday, June 16, 2014
“We love you 2 Much, 4 Ever, and 1 Once More (241)”
http://donnagore.com/2014/06/15/we-love-you-2-much-4-ever-and-1-once-more-241/

Sunday, June 9, 2014
Coming together to ‘Help Save The Next Girl’
http://www.sovanow.com/index.php?/news/article/coming_together_to_help_save_the_next_girl

Saturday, June 7, 2014
Families Rally Together, Wanting Closure on Missing Loved Ones
http://www.wset.com/story/25720298/families-rally-together-wanting-closure-on-missing-loved-ones

Thursday, June 5, 2014
VT Coach Beamer voices support for ‘Help Save the Next Girl’ campaign
http://www.wsls.com/story/25706570/vt-coach-beamer-voices-support-for-help-save-the-next-girl-campaign

Thursday, June 5, 2014
Help Save the Next Girl expands nationwide
http://www.wsls.com/story/25706756/help-save-the-next-girl-expands-nationwide

Sunday, June 1, 2014
Missing Franklin County woman remembered
http://www.wdbj7.com/news/local/missing-franklin-county-woman-remembered/26278944

Saturday, May 24, 2014
Lord Botetourt High School creates Help Save The Next Girl Chapter
http://www.wsls.com/story/25605543/lord-botetourt-high-school-creates-help-save-the-next-girl-chapter

Friday, May 23, 2014
Lord Botetourt chapter of ‘Save the Next Girl’ to attend Festival in the Park May 24
http://www.roanoke.com/community/botetourt_view/lord-botetourt-chapter-of-save-the-next-girl-to-attend/article_a0e61072-e1cf-11e3-abd9-0017a43b2370.html

Tuesday, March 18, 2014
The Roth Show: Facing Crime with Dam and Gil Harrington, Dottie Lester
http://imaginepublicity.com/2014/03/18/the-roth-show-facing-crime-with-dan-and-gil-harrington-dottie-laster/

Thursday, February 27, 2014
Every Second Counts Initiative Supported by missing & murdered families
http://www.wsls.com/story/24844769/every-second-counts-initiative-supported-by-missing-murdered-families

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Missing & Murdered: Cara Holley’s parents speak out for the first time
http://www.wsls.com/story/24816701/missing-murdered-cara-holleys-parents-speak-out

Monday, February 3, 2014
Docs for Morgan nets money for charity
http://m.roanoke.com/news/docs-for-morgan-nets-money-for-charity/article_dadf877a-8d53-11e3-92a3-0017a43b2370.html?mode=jqm

Friday, January 31, 2014
‘Docs for Morgan’ fundraiser this Monday
http://m.roanoke.com/business/columns_and_blogs/blogs/med_beat/docs-for-morgan-fundraiser-this-monday/article_12f53b4e-8ab8-11e3-b461-0017a43b2370.html?mode=jqm

Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Morgan Harrington’s Family Fighting to “Save the Next Girl”
http://www.wric.com/story/24512181/morgan-harringtons-family-fighting-to-save-the-next-girl

Thursday, January 16, 2014
‘Help Save the Next Girl’ launches at SBC
http://sbc.edu/news/business/help-save-girl-launches-sbc/

 

 

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