2014 Everyday Hero
Kristen Paruginog was selected as the winner of the “Investigation Discovery Sweepstakes” from almost 800 entries! She is the Founder and Executive Director of Break the Silence Against Domestic Violence. The non-profit organization empowers victims and survivors to embark on a new journey of peace and self-sufficiency. Through an advocate hotline, educational programs and personal development retreats, Kristen and her charity transform the lives of domestic violence victims. Investigation Discovery honored Kristen’s tremendous charity work with a $5,000 donation.