Date/Time: 
05/07/2011 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Location
Address: 

Camp Akenec Rt. 739 in Dingmans Ferry, PA

City: 
Dingmans Ferry
Postal Code: 
18328
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Safe Haven, Inc. of Pike County
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Cindy Stine
Contact Phone: 
570.296.2827
Contact Email: 
cindy@safehavenmilford.com
Description: 

Safe Haven’s RYOT (Rallying Youth Organizers Together) Against Rape and All Forms of Abuse are holding the third annual RYOT Sparks A Healing Bonfire on Saturday May 7, 2011 at Camp Akenec on Route 739 in Dingmans Ferry from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. The event will be our wrap up to Sexual Assault Awareness Month and, most importantly, healing and empowerment. RYOT members will be reading poetry, music and inspiration. Our main guest speaker is Rhett who is survivor who was part of the 200 Men on Oprah. His story will inspire all of us. We will wrap up the evening with Maxwell Kofi Donkor, an internationally known, award-winning sculptor, master drummer and teacher who will lead us all in a drumming circle of hope. This community event is open to the public and requires no fee; all are welcome to this evening of healing and inspiration. Free food and baked goods will be available for those who attend. Informational tables, and student artwork and writing will be displayed. RYOT (Rallying Youth Organizers Together) Against Rape and all forms of abuse is a youth leadership program that engages teens and community in the movement to end sexual and other forms of interpersonal violence.

Date/Time: 
04/02/2011 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Location
Address: 

Greensburg, PA

Postal Code: 
15601
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Blackburn Center Against Domestic & Sexual Violence
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Terry Stewart
Contact Phone: 
724-837-9540 ext 114
Contact Email: 
TerryS@blackburncenter.org
Description: 

Walk to end gender violence

Date/Time: 
04/08/2011 - 11:00am
Location
Address: 

Capitol Rotunda

City: 
Harrisburg
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Coalition of Pennsylvania Crime Victim Organizations
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Coalition of Pennsylvania Crime Victim Organizations
Contact Phone: 
717.761.5599
Contact Email: 
dvandemorte@ccpa.net
Description: 

Speakers Include:
- Honorable J. Michael Eakin,
Supreme Court Justice
- Nancy Chavez,
Homicide Survivor
- Carol Lavery
Victim Advocate of PA

Date/Time: 
05/20/2011 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
Location
Address: 

Sovereign Bank Stadium, 5 Brooks Robinson Way
 

City: 
York
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
YWCA York
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
YWCA York
Contact Phone: 
717-434-1761.
Description: 

YWCA York and the York Revolution will host the second annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event May 20.
The walk will begin and end at Sovereign Bank Stadium, 5 Brooks Robinson Way, York.

Check-in is at 4 p.m. The walk starts at 5 p.m., and the York Revolution take on the Long Island Ducks at 6:30 p.m.

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is an international march, aimed at stopping rape, sexual assault and gender violence. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

Men take part in a mile-long walk in women's high heels. Women are invited to register and march with walkers to show their support.

Registration is $40 until April 22 and $50 after April 22.

Walkers' game tickets are included in the registration fee.All proceeds will benefit York County victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and other violent crimes.

This year, walkers are able to register, collect pledges and create their own fundraising page online.
 

Date/Time: 
04/16/2011 - 11:30am to 3:00pm
Location
City: 
Philadelphia
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
WOAR
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Andrea Hewish
Contact Email: 
andrea@woar.org
Description: 

The 6th Annual Take it All Back event will include a community walk (1.5 miles) and speak out.  PCAR collaborated with WOAR for this event.  Judge Sue Carbon will be attending. 
More information is avaliable online.

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

Metro Bank Park

Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Annie Gebhardt
Contact Phone: 
717-238-7273 x3994
Contact Email: 
agebhardt@ywcahbg.org
Description: 

YWCA of Greater Harrisburg will have a table with information, a pregame interview on the field and will be throwing the first pitch.  Sexual assualt statistics and information will be shown throughout the game on the Jumbotron.  To purchase tickets at the special group rate of $7.50/ ticket for box seats contact Annie Aebhardt by Friday April 1.  

Date/Time: 
04/14/2011 - 11:30am to 2:00pm
Location
Address: 

CUB 260

City: 
Gettysburg
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Gettsyburg College
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Gettysburg College
Contact Phone: 
717.337.6300
Description: 

Thursday, April 14 - Sexual Assault Awareness Panel (11:30 a.m; CUB 260). Speakers from the community (including the local District Attorney, Gettysburg Chief of Police, Director of Survivors, among others) will talk about the sexual assault issues on college campuses.

Date/Time: 
04/28/2011 - 7:00pm
Location
Address: 

Gettysburg College - Junction

City: 
Gettysburg
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Gettsyburg College
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Gettysburg College
Contact Phone: 
717.337.6300
Description: 

March to raise awareness of sexual violence.

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