Date/Time: 
04/20/2011 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Location
Address: 

Purchase College State University of New York
SUNY Music Building-Room 0001
735 Anderson Hill Road

City: 
Purchase
Postal Code: 
10577
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
“Wellness @ Purchase” and Speak Out! Committee
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Kristen Tischhauser
Contact Email: 
kristen@talktechcomm.com
Description: 

MaleSurvivor, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to overcoming sexual victimization of boys and men will bring its national Dare to Dream program to Purchase, New York. The program, developed in response to “The Oprah Winfrey Show” highlighting male sexual abuse and featuring internationally recognized MaleSurvivor spokesperson, Dr. Howard Fradkin, will focus on bringing a message of hope and healing while offering support for abuse survivors in its fifth installment of the local programs.

Dare to Dream will provide male survivors with a safe and comfortable environment to join others in lifting the veil of secrecy and shame from their experience. The program will feature clips from Emmy-nominated “The Oprah Winfrey Show” segments, a facilitated panel discussion, and an opportunity to learn about local resources and support groups. Former President of MaleSurvivor Curtis St. John, Murray Schane, MD and former President of MaleSurvivor, and Chris Anderson, MaleSurvivor Board Member, will facilitate the New York program.

More information about male sexual victimization, or to learn more about MaleSurvivor’s Dare to Dream program visit the website.   

Date/Time: 
04/23/2011 (All day)
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
The Retreat
Contact Phone: 
631-329-4398
Description: 

For this performance benefit for the Retreat, the monologues will be read by special celebrity guests who will be announced imminently. Joe Mantello and Lisa Leguillou will direct the performance

Pre-Sale VIP tickets will be sold for $125. General Admission is $50 and Balcony are $25. Sponsorship including Box Seats also available.

 

Date/Time: 
04/22/2011 (All day)
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
The Retreat
Contact Phone: 
631-329-4398
Description: 

Presented in Spanish

For this performance benefit for the Retreat, the monologues will be read by special celebrity guests who will be announced imminently. Joe Mantello and Lisa Leguillou will direct the performance

Pre-Sale VIP tickets will be sold for $125. General Admission is $50 and Balcony are $25. Sponsorship including Box Seats also available.

 

Date/Time: 
04/11/2011 - 6:30pm
Location
Address: 

Oak St Colgate University

City: 
Hamilton
Postal Code: 
13346
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
COVE
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Carlene Holt
Contact Phone: 
315-363-0048
Contact Email: 
cholt@liberty-resources.org
Description: 

Take Back The Night March and Speak Out Meeting at Franklin Dining Hall

Date/Time: 
05/06/2011 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Location
Address: 

358 W 44th St

City: 
New York
Postal Code: 
10036
Country: 
253
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Ta ziyah James
Contact Phone: 
404-507-6284
Contact Email: 
taziyah@healersofthenewschool.com
Contact Website: 
http://www.healersofthenewskool.wordpress.com
Description: 

Renowned Healer/Author/ Health Activist, Queen Afua, will be starring in the healing theatrical, 'If your Womb could Talk', a dramatization of her highly acclaimed book, 'Overcoming an Angry Vagina: A Journey to Womb Wellness'. Hear the stories, and testimonies of women overcoming their drama, and healing their bodies through releasing emotional trauma's from their past. Call 201-898-9905 for RSVP information.

Date/Time: 
04/18/2011 (All day) to 04/19/2011 (All day)
Location
Address: 

Sexual Assault Summit
Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel
310 Fourth Street
 

City: 
Niagara Falls, NY
Postal Code: 
14303
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Sacred Circle
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Sacred Circle
Contact Phone: 
605-341-2050
Contact Website: 
http://www.sacred-circle.com/
Description: 

 The Ending Violence Against Native Women Training Institute provides a strong foundation for advocates and their allies to work effectively with their own programs and within a coordinated response. The Institute begins with a one day plenary session to build a shared understanding of the dynamics of violence against native women and highlights coordinated community response initiatives. The last 4 days you will attend one of the five workshops offered and closing ceremony.

Date/Time: 
04/20/2011 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Location
Address: 

The Diana Center, Event Oval, Barnard Campus

City: 
New York
Postal Code: 
10027
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Sexual Violence Response, Columbia University
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Louisa Versaw
Contact Phone: 
212-854-3500
Contact Email: 
lv2261@columbia.edu
Contact Website: 
health.columbia.edu/svprp
Description: 

A documentary expose of the commercial sexual exploitation of girls in New York City as they are sold on the streets by pimps and treated as criminals by police. Questions and answers to follow the film screening.

Date/Time: 
04/06/2011 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Location
Address: 

Earl Hall Auditorium, Columbia University Morningside

City: 
New York
Postal Code: 
10027
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Sexual Violence Response, Columbia University
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Louisa Versaw
Contact Phone: 
212-854-3500
Contact Email: 
lv2261@columbia.edu
Contact Website: 
health.columbia.edu/svprp
Description: 

A story of sacrifice, unity and transedence, Pray the Devil Back to Hell honors the strength and perserverance of the women of Liberia. Inspiring, uplifting and most of all motivating, it is a compelling testimony of how grassroots activism can alter the history of nations.

Date/Time: 
04/29/2011 - 7:30pm
Location
Address: 

The Kraft Center, 606 W. 115th St., 5th Floor

City: 
New York
Postal Code: 
10027
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Sexual Violence Response, Columbia University
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Louisa Versaw
Contact Phone: 
212-854-3500
Contact Email: 
lv2261@columbia.edu
Contact Website: 
health.columbia.edu/svprp
Description: 

This is an opportunity for students to come together to bridge Jewsih identity, social engagement, and issues of sexual assault.

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