Huddle Up to End Gender Violence

Institute for Sport and Social Justice (ISSJ)
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 athletics coaches and staff with the knowledge and tools to address gender violence through the program, Huddle Up.

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  • Communities

    Adults Athletes Boys Coaches Girls Men Non-binary Parents/Foster Parents Students Women Youth/Adolescents/Young Adult
  • Products

    Curriculum: PLAY HS Male Technical Foul Visit Huddle Up
    Curriculum: HS Male Online Harassment Visit Huddle Up
    Curriculum: HS Female PLAY Yellow Card Visit Huddle Up
    Curriculum: HS Female Domestic Violence Visit Huddle Up
    Curriculum: Coaches & Staff Defenseless Player Infraction Visit Huddle Up
  • System

    Colleges/Universities School (K-12) Sport
  • Level



  • Enhance Partnerships

    Enhance Partnerships

    Partnered with regional locations to bring Huddle Up across the country. 

  • Build Champions

    Build Champions

    Huddle Up is a train-the-trainer model that includes advanced senior leader focus groups for additional support. 

  • Provide Resources

    Provide Resources

    In addition to creating spaces for Huddle Up to thrive, the program offers handouts along with the curriculum. Learn more at Huddle Up.

  • Educate & Train

    Educate & Train

    The train-the-train model for the curriculum had a goal to reach 120 engagements.

  • Measure Impact

    Measure Impact

    The Huddle Up curriculum was evaluated as part of this project.