Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/275549760375661/ The purpose of this project is to keep Vanessa Guillen's story and all MST survivors on the minds of the military, community, state officials, and DC policymakers.
Written by JamiAlise on Apr 7 2017 - 3:44pm
"April is designated as Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Girls Inc. of San Antonio invites you to join our Mentors Valuing Peers (MVP) Program as they lead discussions on how we can eliminate sexual assault violence in the community. Featured Panelist: Patricia Castillo, The P.E.A.C.E. Initiative Alicia Weigel, Deeds Not Words Shenee Simon, Younger Women's Task Force of San Antonio This event is geared toward a mature audience. Childcare will not be provided.
Written by Elizabeth Rodriguez on Oct 20 2016 - 6:56pm
The college experience is usually remembered as a coming of age period, where students have some of the best moments of their lives. However, when some people remember their college experiences, it is very unpleasant. The National Sexual Violence Resource Center reports that for every 1,000 women attending a college or a university, there will be 35 incidents of rape every academic year, with 35 percent of attempted rapes happening while on a date. This does not include rapes and sexual assaults that go unreported to law enforcement.
Written by Katie Nickas on Jun 11 2016 - 3:32pm
A San Antonio proposal to cut $1.3 million from programs including domestic violence and correspondingly expand workforce development is “criminally shortsighted,” said District 8 Councilman Ron Nirenberg.