The Spirit of Love Enfolds Them After a Family Tragedy

Love suffuses the Miragliotta home in Rutherford—a warm greeting, the scent of morning coffee, the welcoming barks of the family dogs. Near the front door, birds flit to and from the fully stocked birdfeeder. Family pictures adorn the walls and an end table, but the most precious picture is the one that Jackie and Peter Miragliotta draw of their daughter, the late Michele Sabia. Speaking through gentle tears as they dab their eyes, they share the painful story... READ MORE

Michele was the daughter of Peter Miragliotta, who is Center for Hope & Safety’s Board President. Pete and his wife, Jackie, keep Michele’s memory alive by helping victims of domestic abuse find safety and a path to healing. They are wonderful ambassadors for our organization, and we are grateful for their support in spreading the word about Center for Hope & Safety.