Date/Time: 
04/14/2011 - 12:30pm
Location
Address: 

UNH Great Lawn (in front of DeMeritt Hall)

City: 
Durham
Postal Code: 
03824
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Sexual Harassment and Rape Prevention Program (SHARPP) at the University of New Hampshire
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Sexual Harassment and Rape Prevention Program (SHARPP) at the University of New Hampshire
Contact Phone: 
603-862-3494
Contact Website: 
http://www.unh.edu/sharpp/
Description: 

In honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Sexual Harassment and Rape Prevention Program (SHARPP) at the University of New Hampshire invites the community to SHARPP’s first "Taking a Community Stance: Stepping Out To Speak Out Against Violence. " It will include a rally and 20-minute walk around campus.

This localized social movement aims at gathering students, faculty, staff and Durham community members together to take a collective and powerful stance against all forms of violence on our campus, including violence against women.

Community Rally and Walk will be at 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. respectively, on Thursday, April 14 at the UNH Great Lawn (in front of DeMeritt Hall)

This will include informational tables, a 20 minute walk around campus, reading of UNH’s 1st Community Proclamation Against Violence and a student call to action to end violence against women at UNH.

The event is open to the community.
 

Date/Time: 
04/15/2011 - 7:00pm to 04/16/2011 - 12:00am
Location
Address: 

GroundZero 3059 Howard Street 
 

City: 
Spartanburg
Postal Code: 
29303
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
GroundZero
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Christine Kuzmich
Contact Phone: 
864-583-9803
Contact Email: 
christine.kuzmich@shrcc.org
Description: 

Did you know that April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month? In recognition of SAAM, GroundZero of Spartanburg, a favorite local hangout since 1996, will be hosting a benefit concert for SAFE Homes-Rape Crisis Coalition, on April 15, 2011 at 7pm. Come out and enjoy a night of great local music, bring along a friend or meet a new one, and enjoy a low cover charge. Music provided by local artists Quarterfly, Coma Cinema, Din of Thieves, and more. SAFE Homes-Rape Crisis Coalition is a non-profit organization located in the heart of downtown Spartanburg that provides supportive services and emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse. Currently, they operate the largest shelter in South Carolina and serve victims from Spartanburg, Cherokee and Union Counties. Just within the past year, SAFE Homes-Rape Crisis Coalition has assisted 478 victims of sexual assault, and 23% of these were children under age seventeen. Increasing awareness of these issues will help create a climate in our community where victims feel supported enough to disclose the abuse, leave an unsafe environment, and get help necessary to recover. Please come out and show your support. GroundZero will be accepting donations for SAFE Home-Rape Crisis Coalition at the door the night of the event, as well as throughout the month of April.

If you are a band and would like to jump on board, contact GroundZero at 864-948-1661 or email them at gzsc@aol.com. If you have any concerns, questions, would like to donate your time and effort, or just need someone to talk to, please contact SAFE Homes-Rape Crisis 24-hours a day at 864-583-9803. More information is avaliable online.   LIKE SHRCC Spartanburg on Facebook. See you on April 15th!!!

Date/Time: 
04/05/2011 - 8:00am to 8:00pm
Location
Address: 

Centro de Ayuda a Victimas de Violacion Department of Health, Rape Victims Support Center

City: 
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Country: 
184
Sponsoring Agency: 
Department of Health, Rape Victims Support Center and Senate's Women's Affairs Commission
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Rebecca Ward
Contact Phone: 
787-504-4309
Contact Email: 
rebeccawardpsyd@gmail.com
Description: 

Brunch with legislators to discuss sexual violence prevention strategies and a call island wide to dress in teal to support sexual violence prevention campain.

Date/Time: 
04/21/2011 (All day)
Location
Address: 

Washington Center, Duluth, Minnesota

City: 
Duluth
Postal Code: 
55802
Sponsoring Agency: 
PAVSA & Community Sponsors
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Em Westerlund
Contact Email: 
emwesterlund@pavsa.org
Description: 

Twin Ports Take Back the Night is a free community event to raise awareness about violence against women and children. Our event starts with a rally, featuring music, dance, and other performances. We will then take to the streets and march in solidarity. We end the night with a speak out for survivors.

Date/Time: 
04/13/2011 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location
Address: 

St. Martin de Porres High School, 6111 Lausche Avenue, Cleveland, OH

City: 
Cleveland
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Cleveland Rape Crisis Center
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Sondra Miller
Contact Phone: 
216-619-6194 x 114
Contact Email: 
sondram@clevelandrcc.org
Contact Website: 
http://www.clevelandrapecrisis.org
Description: 

Candlelight march and Student/Survivor Speak-out.

Registration Form: 
Date/Time: 
04/16/2011 - 11:00am to 10:00pm
Location
Address: 

Capt'n Bills Backyard Grill 4240 Market Street

City: 
Wilmington
Postal Code: 
28403
Sponsoring Agency: 
Rape Crisis Center of Coastal Horizons Center, Inc.
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Julie Ozier
Contact Phone: 
910-392-6936
Contact Email: 
jozier@coastalhorizons.org
Description: 

This year’s 9th annual Rock Against Rape will be held at Capt’n Bills Backyard Grill on April 16th, 2011 from 11:00-10:00pm. There will be volleyball tournaments and corn hole tournaments - 1st place winners win a goodie bag with gift certificates and freebies. There will be many raffle give-aways throughout the day and loud, rock music! Check out the line up! If you are interested in supporting our cause or would like more information, please call/email Lindsay Husch, Prevention Educator of RCC, 910.392.6936 or LHusch@coastalhorizons.org.

Date/Time: 
04/30/2011 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Location
Address: 

DuPage Prairie Path - Elmhurst gazebo located at Spring Rd and Prairie Path Lane

City: 
Elmhurst
Sponsoring Agency: 
PAVE-Promoting Awareness Victim Empowerment
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Nicole albrecht
Contact Email: 
nikki.albrecht@gmail.com
Contact Website: 
http://www.giveforward.com/pavewalkchicago
Description: 

PAVE is a multi-national non-profit that uses art, education and action to shatter the silence of sexual violence. According to the CDC, 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 6 boys will be sexually abused. These crimes are extremely prevalent, but shrouded in silence and shame. Every person knows someone who has been affected by sexual assault, but the majority of folks will never even know it! It is up to us to be the voice for everyone who has been silenced by violence!! Join PAVE for its inaugural national walk as a day of solidarity for an empowering conclusion to Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) on Saturday, April 30, 2011. Your donations will help our 35 walkers meet their fundraising goals and help us shatter the silence of sexual violence.

Date/Time: 
04/29/2011 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm
Location
Address: 

1808 Adams Mill Rd, NW

City: 
Washington, DC
Postal Code: 
20009
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Ekon Image
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
RJ Harrell
Contact Email: 
ekonimage@gmail.com
Description: 

The staff of Ekon Image would like to invite you and request your presence on April 29, 2011 for our annual fashion show. Ekon Image presents: Undressed Designer Showcase & Fashion Show a premiere red carpet event of couture designers, high end fashion, hors d'oeuvres all for Sexual Assault Awareness.

feat: Dj Kevy Kev & Celebrity Guest Appearance ...w/ tribute to Late Dee Dee Showell "Princess of Style"

Doors will open at: 7:30pm- VIP 8:00pm- General Admission

Dress Code: Denim & Diamonds

Tickets: General Admission-$30 VIP-$50 (includes preferred seating, early admission, gift bag)

Purchase tickets online Proceeds will benefit: R.A.I.N.N (Rape, Assault, Incest National Network)

If you would like to donate or sponsor please do so via paypal to events@ekonimage.com.  For more information on how to be a vendor please email us at ekonimage@gmail.com.   Follow us at www.twitter.com/ekonimage for event updates! "Like" the Ekon Image Page on Facebook

Date/Time: 
04/16/2011 - 9:45am to 1:00pm
Location
Address: 

Claremont Middle School, Claremont NH

Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Kerry Rochford Hague
Contact Phone: 
603-543-0155
Contact Email: 
kerry@free-to-soar.org
Contact Website: 
http://www.free-to-soar.org
Description: 

5th Annual 5K Walk to benefit Turning Points Network-- Sullivan County's only sexual violence and domestic violence crisis and support center. Walk to end violence. Walk to support survivors. Walk for hope.

Date/Time: 
04/07/2011 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Location
Address: 

University of Michigan Diag

City: 
Ann Arbor
Postal Code: 
48103
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Michigan Takes Back the Night
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Pamela Swider
Contact Email: 
pamelaswider@womenforhope.com
Description: 

33rd Anniversary TBTN rally and march. Music, readings, dance performances and march through the streets.

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