A Midlands woman, who works as a violence prevention advocate is being recognized nationally for her work. Vickey Cornelison-Grant is the recipient of the 2014 Visionary Voice Award.

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Enola, PA (WLTX)-- National honors for a woman who works to prevent sexual violence in this state.

Monday the National Sexual Violence Resource Center named Vickey Cornelison-Grant as a winner of it's annual Visionary Voice Award.

The Visionary Voice Award honors individuals whose prevention work is making significant impact in their communities.

Vickey Cornelison-Grant works with the South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. According to her bio, she has been an advocate for crime victims for more than 25 years. She is one of 29 people across the nation to receive the honor.

April is Sexual Assault Awareness month.

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