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Online Peer Support Group for Partners of Men Who Have Experienced Sexual Abuse or Assault1in6, Inc. Visit Website R3 2018-2019 ($29,670)
Online support group program: a free, anonymous, chat-based resource that allows partners of men who have experienced sexual abuse or assault to join a safe community of support using a computer...
Tewa Women United: Men for Positive Male Role Modeling in SportsTewa Women United Visit Website R2 2017-2018 ($50,000)
Tewa Women United in Española, NM leveraged their collective intertribal women’s voice in the Tewa homelands of Northern New Mexico to initiate a project in the Espanola-Pojoaque Valley to engage...
Preventing Sexual Violence in the Service IndustryOur VOICE Visit Website R2 2017-2018 ($32,000)
Our VOICE in Asheville, NC will partner with local service industry establishments to empower owners, staff, and patrons to create safe cultures by improving sexual harassment organizational...
LGBTQ Sexual Violence Prevention and Accountability ProjectNew York City Anti-Violence Project Visit Website R2 2017-2018 ($46,000)
New York City Anti-Violence Project in New York, NY created the first-of-its-kind LGBTQ-specific group for those who have been identified as “at risk” to act in a sexually coercive or violent way...
Huddle Up to End Gender ViolenceInstitute for Sport and Social Justice (ISSJ) Visit Website R2 2017-2018 ($47,660)
Institute for Sport and Social Justice (ISSJ) in Orlando, FL delivered an organizational, systemic, and community-level prevention strategy designed to empower high school and intercollegiate...
Counseling Services for Youth with Sexual Behavior ProblemsMetropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOCSA) Visit Website R2 2017-2018 ($50,000)
Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOCSA) in Kansas City, MO provided information and resources to a network of 4,000 foster parents in Kansas and Missouri. This helped...
Grandparents: Sabiduria y AmorNew Mexico Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs Inc. Visit Website R2 2017-2018 ($45,000)
New Mexico Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs Inc. in Albuquerque, NM created the Sabiduría y Amor Project, drawing upon the strengths of grandparents as advocates for vulnerable children who...
Parent 2 ParentNew England Adolescent Research Institute (NEARI) Visit Website R2 2017-2018 ($49,978)
The New England Adolescent Research Institute (NEARI) created the Parent 2 Parent website with the goal of reducing sexual violence through providing educational materials parents need to become...
Creating Victim-Centric Spaces for Muslim Survivors of Sexual Assault on College CampusesHEART Women & Girls Visit Website R2 2017-2018 ($30,000)
HEART Women & Girls in Chicago, IL implemented a series of trainings for Muslim students and student leaders on college campuses nationally to develop victim-centric approaches, policies, and...
Athletes UnitedCSUN Foundation / The University Corporation dba Strength United Visit Website R2 2017-2018 ($50,000)
Strength United in Northridge, CA was embedded across a community college system and within select colleges and athletic departments to conduct activities that reduce perpetration of sexual...
Strengthening Services for Latinx Survivors in ColoradoColorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault Visit Website R2 2017-2018 ($29,976)
Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault in Denver, CO created the Colorado Latinx Leadership Network (CLLN) to enhance the professional skills of individual Latinx advocates in the anti-violence...
Understanding the Obstacles to Help-Seeking for Minor-Attracted PersonsBarry University, Inc. Visit Website R2 2017-2018 ($49,854)
This project surveyed minor-attracted persons (MAPs) to better understand the obstacles faced when seeking help. The data will improve and enhance effective, ethical counseling interventions for...
Crisis Intervention Resources for Sexually Exploited Homeless and LBGTQ YouthWEAVE Visit Website R1 2016-2017 ($50,000)
WEAVE in Sacramento, CA partnered with Wind Youth Services and the Sacramento LGBT Community Center to increase access to crisis intervention, safety planning, and psychoeducational support group...
Working on Racial Justice Across Sexual Violence and Domestic Violence CoalitionsWashington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence Visit Website R1 2016-2017 ($39,877)
Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence in Seattle, WA leveraged the expertise of 6 sexual assault and domestic violence coalitions (CA, IA, and WA) to strengthen the social change...
Demonstration Project: Working with Sexual Assault Survivors with Disabilities in Long-term Care FacilitiesWashington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs Visit Website R1 2016-2017 ($50,000)
Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs in Olympia, WA increased capacity to serve sexual assault survivors with disabilities who reside in long-term care facilities, increased...
Athletes As LeadersHarborview Center for Sexual Assault / University of Washington Foundation Visit Website R1 2016-2017 ($50,000)
Harborview Center for Sexual Assault and Traumatic Stress in Seattle, WA developed, implemented, and evaluated a girls’ athletic leadership program as part of a comprehensive school-wide sexual...
On the Road to 5k: Coaching Boys into Men ProjectUniversity of Northern Iowa Center for Violence Prevention Visit Website R1 2016-2017 ($46,564)
The Center for Violence Prevention at the University of Northern Iowa project involved infusion of the Coaching Boys into Men® program in secondary schools across Iowa by conducting ten regional...
Original design by project participants such as film, photography display, narrative piece, etc
Includes materials for train the trainers or other training element. This may include illustrative artwork to be used within curriculums or in conjunction with trainings.
Resources in languages other than English
PowerPoints or recorded webinar
A video creating public awareness about an organization’s expertise, resources or a program
Reports including literature reviews, IRBs, white papers, and guidelines
Includes hard-copy printable brochures, flyers or other short resource information such as one-pagers or handouts, fact sheets, posters or items seen in a ‘toolkit’ such as templates.
This includes policies within organizations that address the organizational culture and practices to prevent SV/DV by both reducing risks and uplifting protective factors. It may also include strengthening policies within organizations, suggesting changes to public policy, offering public policy recommendations.
Formal or information partnerships to collaborate to align messages, activism, education, and policies and practices as a means to raise community awareness and strengthen the collective impact of SV/DV prevention. Through partnerships, develop a ‘coordinated community response’ that engages multi-layered action, cooperation, and solidarity around a shared goal or purpose. This may include coordinating and enhancing existing partnerships.
Also called Communities of Practice, engaging in collective learning through convening or joining meetings, committees, conferences, etc. at national, state or regional, or local levels, and explore shared resources (ex. money, programming, messaging) and strategies to leverage SV/DV prevention efforts.
Intentional support and development of individuals and leaders in the community who model and advocate for SV/DV prevention.
Providing materials (ex. handouts, posters), services (ex. academic advisors, hotline numbers), financial support (ex. money set aside for SV/DV prevention work), time (ex. setting specific times throughout the year to directly talk about SV/DV and how to prevent it), or other assets (ex. connect to other community SV/DV prevention efforts) that address and prevent SV/DV.
Educate & Train
Formal educational programs and trainings (e.g., webinars, keynote speeches, in person trainings) and informal education (ex. team meetings, off the field mentoring) that focus on two components: 1) responding to SV/DV and 2) prevention SV/DV.
Formal evaluation (ex. surveys) of the outcomes of SV/DV prevention strategies (policies, resources, programs) to provide data that shows evidence of change. This also includes informal evaluation (ex. participant feedback, focus groups) of the outcomes of SV/DV prevention strategies.
Specific planned campaigns, pledges, print/posters or multi-media, and social media share graphics that aim to raise awareness about SV/DV and/or how to prevent it in order to mobilize for a purpose/action; may also include engaging national/state media platforms effectively to increase awareness/empower a wider-audience to action.