Raise Your Voice! A Day of Empowerment for Girls & Women

Sat, 01/19/2013 - 9:00am

Boston City Councilor At-Large Ayanna Pressley Presents: Raise Your Voice! A Day of Empowerment for Girls & Women

In partnership with:

Boston Police Department (BPD)
Boston Area Rape Crisis Center
Casa Myrna
Girls’LEAP

Saturday, January 19th ~ 9am – 1pm
Northeastern University, Raytheon Amphitheater
120 Forsyth Street (behind Ruggles T Station)

Join girls and women of many ages and backgrounds, from neighborhoods across the City, to talk openly about all types of sexual violence and learn skills to empower and protect yourself.

The day will include four workshops to choose from:

1) BPD Personal Safety Training and Rape Aggression Defense System Preview;

2) BARCC Survivor Speakers;

3) Casa Myrna Domestic Violence Overview for Providers (e.g. teachers, non-profit personnel); and

4) Girls’ LEAP Self-Defense Mother-Daughter (ages 8-18) Workshop

RSVP required, please email jessica.taubner@cityofboston.gov

Location

120 Forsyth St.
Boston, MA

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