Mary Kay is committed to ending domestic violence. The Don’t Look Away program strives to build awareness, partner with advocates to provide helpful tools and resources, and educate the public on the domestic violence epidemic, with hopes that one day, no woman, man, or child will have to feel the effects of domestic violence again. Mary Kay believes that love should not hurt.
Suits for Shelters
Each year, Mary Kay, together with the Mary Kay Foundation, gives back to our great city by empowering local survivors of domestic violence. The Mary Kay Foundation’s Suits for Shelters program collects professional attire for women in need. Support Mary Kay’s Suits for Shelters and local survivors of domestic violence by dropping off gently used professional attire at Tootsies at Preston Center July 1 through August 4.
Pink Changing Lives App/Track Your Makeovers for Good
Mary Kay Independent sales force members are giving back by volunteering their time to pamper deserving women – domestic violence and cancer survivors, veterans, teachers and more. Now, Mary Kay Independent sales force members can log their Makeovers for Good on the go! Use this app to connect with The Mary Kay FoundationSM and support its work to end domestic violence and cancers affecting women. We hope that you will join the challenge and help Mary Kay reach 1 million Makeovers for Good. View this short video to learn more about the functionality and purpose of this new, exciting app!
If you, or someone you know, is experiencing abuse and needs help, text* “LOVEIS” to 22522.
*Standard text messaging rates apply.
Studies show that one in three young people will experience abuse in a dating relationship. In support of young people, Mary Kay and loveisrespect
are working together to provide resources and tools for healthy relationships. Learn the warning signs of an abusive relationship; the life you save may be your own.
One in Four
Did you know that one in four women in the United States will experience abuse in their lifetime? Mary Kay reveals the stories and faces behind this startling statistic in their latest One in Four video.
Hear the individual stories of the brave women behind One in Four.
Mary Kay’s Men Don’t Look Away initiatives are redefining what it means to be men of character, in healthy relationships and positive role models for the next generation of young men. Visit the Men Don’t Look Away
page for more information.
Mary Kay has teamed up with non-profit, loveisrespect
, as the lead sponsor of the nation’s first text for help program – designed to help young people with healthy dating and relationships.
- Chat with a peer advocate
- Take the Healthy Relationship quiz
- Learn more about the nation’s first text for help program
Alpha Chi Omega
Mary Kay and Alpha Chi Omega are working together to help more young people understand the warning signs of an abusive relationship. Members of the sorority are sharing social media and engagement campaigns, palm cards, and helpful materials with their campus communities across the United States. Take the pledge with us to not look away from abuse.
Nature Explore Classroom Project With Arbor Day Foundation
Mary Kay Inc. and The Mary Kay Foundation℠, in partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation, built 20 Nature Explore Classrooms at women’s shelters across the country. These classrooms provide healing environments where children can learn, play, and find a sense of normalcy during a turbulent time of transition. Watch these classrooms in action.
The Spring, FL
Berks Women in Crisis, PA
Rainbow Services, KS
Mary Kay proudly supports NoMore and their mission to end domestic violence and sexual assault. Take the pledge to help end domestic violence here
Truth About Abuse Survey Results
Increased awareness isn’t enough to stop abuse, but it’s a step in the right direction. Mary Kay's Truth About Abuse survey reveals the truths, perceptions, and realities behind domestic violence statistics.
Learn About How Mary Kay Gives Back
Visit the Mary Kay Corporate Social Responsibility
page to learn more about all of the initiatives and ways that Mary Kay is making the world a more beautiful place.