Date/Time: 
04/24/2013 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Location
City: 
Chicago
Postal Code: 
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
A Long Walk Home
Description: 

ALWH’s Girl/Friends Leadership Institute, youth leaders perform in Catharsis Productions’ Yes! Please. Yes! Please is an evening of creative performances about consent and community” is a social movement and an awareness raising campaign to incite positivity and celebration around the issues and practices of enthusiastic consent. We believe that consent is to permit, approve, or agree.

Date/Time: 
04/24/2013 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location
City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Description: 

Lecture discusses how state-of-the art technology can empower communities and individuals to prevent and heal from sexual violence using new methods in art therapy and the digital arts, such as photography, projection, video, twitter, and facebook.

Date/Time: 
04/23/2013 - 7:15pm to 9:30pm
Location
City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Description: 
Date/Time: 
04/19/2013 (All day)
Location
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
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
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
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
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
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
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

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