Voices

The word Advocate has its origins in Medieval Latin meaning “summon, call to one’s aid.” Today we know that a fundamental part of advocacy is to …

Monday Matters from Laura Baxter, Executive Director

Memorial Day may mean a lot of different things to each person but it originated as a day to remember and honor those who have died …

Wednesday’s Woman! By Laura Baxter, Executive Director

The spirit of Wednesday’s Woman is what drives the women’s movement, ending gender-based violence, and ensuring that we continue forward! This month, we celebrate Carlisa Parker …

Monday Matters from Laura Baxter, Executive Director

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). Sexual violence is any sexual activity where consent is not freely given. According to the Center for Disease Control, …

Monday Matters from Laura Baxter, Executive Director

The women who have paved a path to where we stand today are our She-roes! This month we celebrate the women who have stood up and …

NTF Applauds Congress for Their Support of Victims and Survivors

The National Task Force to End Sexual and Domestic Violence (“NTF”) applauds Congress for their support for victims and survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, dating …