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“I’m very proud to be working with Deondra and Desirae and the good people of FSA,” said Olympic Gold Medal winning gymnast and author of the New York Times bestseller ‘Off Balance,’ Dominique Moceanu.

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Foundation for Survivors of Abuse Champions Legislation to Remove Statute of Limitations for Sexual Abuse

SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Foundation for Survivors of Abuse (FSA), founded by Deondra and Desirae Brown of the globally celebrated piano chamber group The 5 Browns, has received 501(c)3 status from the U.S. Internal Revenue Service. Launched in 2013, the...

Child sex abuse: No longer a family secret

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - The numbers are shocking. Nearly five children in Utah are sexually abused each day. And most often it's not a stranger but the child's own parent who is behind the abuse. For years it's been treated as a family secret. But experts say it...

“On behalf of victims across the state of Utah, we’re excited to know that we can kind of breathe, take our time in healing, and come forward and tackle that big legal case when and if we are every ready,” Brown said.

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Bill removing statute of limitations in child sexual abuse cases passes Legislature

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Legislature passed a bill Wednesday that eliminates the statute of limitations for lawsuits against perpetrators of child sexual abuse. Deondra Brown, co-founder of the nonprofit Foundation for Survivors of Abuse, watched from the Senate...

The 5 Browns use new video to heal past

SALT LAKE CITY — How do people move forward after the dark secrets of their past are publicly brought to light? Deondra and Melody Brown say, for them, it's through artistic expression. The sisters, who are part of the acclaimed classical piano quintet The 5 Browns,...