Date/Time: 
04/19/2013 (All day)
Location
Address: 
City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
A Long Walk Home
Description: 

Teal is the color that represents sexual assault awareness. ALWH would like everyone to create awareness by dressing in teal. 

Date/Time: 
04/17/2013 - 12:15pm
Location
Address: 

North Lawndale College Prep High School, Chicago IL

Collins Library

City: 
Chicago
Postal Code: 
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Description: 

A Long Walk Home’s youth leaders, Girl/Friends host their 2nd Annual One Mic:Poetry Slam to bring awareness about sexual assault in the NLCP community and to build allies against gender violence in their school community.

Date/Time: 
04/21/2013 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location
Address: 

Student Center Circle, Central Connecticute State University, New Britain, CT 06053 

City: 
New Britain
Postal Code: 
06053
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Sexual Assault Crisis Service, YWCA New Britain
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Frances Murphy
Contact Phone: 
860-241-9217 x 211
Contact Email: 
fmurphy@ywcanewbritain.org
Contact Website: 
http://ywcanewbritain.org/enough-race-to-end-violence/
Description: 

YWCA New Britain has a long history of helping people who have been victims of sexual assault and domestic violence. For Sexual Assault Awareness Month in April, YWCA New Britain’s Sexual Assault Crisis Services (SACS) hopes to raise public awareness about the pervasiveness of sexual assault and all types of violence that affect victims and their families every day. By raising this awareness, we hope to break the silence and end the violence.

YWCA SACS has partnered with Central Connecticut State University and the Hartford Marathon Foundation to host an event entitled ENOUGH! A Race to End Violence. The event will consist of a 5K race followed by an awards ceremony, and ending with our guest speaker. During registration and after the race there will be tables set up from local resources as well as food and a chance to participate in our clothesline project (www.clotheslineproject.org). All are encouraged to join together at the end of the race to help spread the message that violence is not acceptable.

This year we are pleased to announce that our guest speaker will be Beth Holloway, mother of Natalee Holloway the high school senior who was abducted on her graduation trip in Aruba in 2005. Since that tragic event, Beth has delivered her message of hope, faith and personal safety to young adults and people of all ages all across the United States and we are excited to have her with us.

The proceeds from the event will allow SACS to continue to provide comfort and counseling to individuals affected by sexual assault and abuse in 46 towns within Hartford, part of Tolland County, and Plymouth.

SACS’s mission is to eliminate sexual violence in our community through crisis intervention, prevention education, and public policy advocacy. Advocates and volunteers answer hotline calls, work with law enforcement, accompany survivors at local emergency rooms and speak to community groups to ensure that victims’ voices are heard. 

Date/Time: 
04/27/2013 - 8:30am
Location
Address: 

Madison Masonic Center

301 Wisconsin Ave

Madison, WI

City: 
Madison
Postal Code: 
53703
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Peter Fiala
Contact Phone: 
(608) 257-1516
Contact Email: 
peterf@wcasa.org
Contact Website: 
http://www.wcasa.org/
Description: 

The first SATF meeting of 2013 is scheduled for April 27th in conjunction with Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

Survivors and Allies Task Force Meetings are held to bring Wisconsin survivors and their allies together so they may network and discuss new developments in the sexual assault movement. It is important to make the connection between the two groups. The purpose of the meeting is to provide survivors with opportunities to voice their concerns and suggestions about current issues that the sexual assault movement is facing.

 

Registration Form: 
Date/Time: 
04/27/2013 - 2:00pm
Location
Address: 

Capitol Square

Madison, WI

City: 
Madison
Postal Code: 
53703
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Peter Fiala
Contact Phone: 
(608) 257-1516
Contact Email: 
peterf@wcasa.org
Contact Website: 
http://www.wcasa.org/
Description: 

Join us for the 2nd Annual Wrap Around the Capitol as we join hands and encircle the capitol to show our support for survivors of sexual violence in observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). We hope you will be able to make it!
 

Date/Time: 
04/16/2013 - 5:30pm
Location
Address: 

Pasco Hernando Community College-New Port Richey Campus

Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Sunrise Domestic and Sexual Violence Center
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Michelle Crowder-Soellner
Contact Phone: 
(325)521-3358
Contact Email: 
mcrowder@sunrisepasco.org
Contact Website: 
http://sunrisetakebackthenight-efbevent.eventbrite.com/
Date/Time: 
04/27/2013 - 8:00am
Location
Address: 

Starts and Ends at Casino Beach Parking Lot

City: 
Pensacola Beach
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Lakeview Center, Inc Rape Crisis/Trauma Recovery Center
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Erika Smith
Contact Phone: 
850-469-3800
Contact Email: 
erika-smith@bhcpns.org
Contact Website: 
http://www.runfortheirlives.kintera.org
Date/Time: 
04/25/2013 - 5:30pm
Location
Address: 

219 Court Street

City: 
Newtown
Postal Code: 
18940
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Network of Victim Assistance
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Steve
Contact Phone: 
215-343-6543
Contact Email: 
steve@novabucks.org
Contact Website: 
http://www.novabucks.org/
Date/Time: 
04/19/2013 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Location
Address: 

Stafford Sport & Health Club

(Basketball court)

315 Garrisonville Road  Stafford, VA 22554

 

City: 
Stafford
Postal Code: 
22554
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Repackaged Goods
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Tyeasha "Ty" VanBuren
Contact Phone: 
(540) 455-5253
Contact Email: 
pfitnesswty@gmail.com
Contact Website: 
http://practicalfitnesswithty.com
Description: 

April is national sexual assault awareness month. 1 of out 6 women and 1 out of 33 men are affected by this awful tragedy. Well in honor of the survivors around the world, we’re going to PARTY and shake it Zumba® style so they know they are not alone! Bring your teal, a friend and your smiles!

Awesome instructor line-up!

Sorry, childcare is not available for this event.

  

Tickets are a $10 donation in advance or $15 at the door.  Donations are accepted. 

Proceeds goes to local, state and national sexual assault advocacy non-profit organizations including but not limited to RCASA, VSDVAA & RAINN.

Date/Time: 
04/24/2013 - 5:30pm
Location
Address: 

618 13th Street

City: 
Modesto
Postal Code: 
95354
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Haven Women's Center
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Laura Proctor
Contact Phone: 
(209) 558-2568
Contact Email: 
ProctorL@stancounty.com
Contact Website: 
http://www.havenwcs.org
Description: 

Take Back the Night is a time for advocates, survivors & the community to come together & raise awareness for Sexual Assault Awareness Month. 

 
There will be a peaceful protest march at 5:45, followed by music, poetry & speakers! Survivor's art will be on display all evening. 
 
We will have refreshments. The event is free & all ages are welcome. Hope to see you there!

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