The Department of Education, Title IX, #DearBetsy, and You

Activist organizations have relaunched their #DearBetsy campaign in an effort to get the Secretary to realize the importance of the legislation and policies and to enforce them to the fullest extent. – Julia Dixon, Survivor & PAVE Ambassador What’s going on? The Department of Education (ED) and it’s Trump-appointed and Senate-confirmed Secretary, Betsy DeVos, have said and

Karen Huger Shatters the Silence on BRAVO

Tune into the Real Housewives of Potomac on BRAVO this Sunday, May 21 when PAVE Ambassador Karen Huger bravely shatters the silence of sexual violence in her first televised interview about surviving sexual assault. Karen has been working with PAVE for several years and spoke at our event Champagne for Change alongside Don Lemon from

Art For SAAM

PAVE Ambassador Steve Connell wrote and performed a powerful new poem that we hope you watch and share. PAVE partnered with Go West Creative, Spoken Cinema™, UN Women and MEND™ for the launch of poet Steve Connell’s new spoken word piece about the importance of engaging men to be a part of the solution in ending

Help PAVE The Way: Preventing Sexual Assault in HS

PAVE brought together four courageous and outspoken survivors who were sexually assaulted in high school and bullied by classmates after their trauma. The convergence of these teen victims and their moms – several of whom have been featured on CNN, MSNBC, CBS and 48 Hours – provided tangible tips around the complex issue of prevention in schools,

Support for Survivors – State by State Resources

From anywhere in the U.S. call the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1.800.656.HOPE(4673) Alabama Coalition Against Rape Montgomery, AL 334.264.0123 Alaska Network on Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault (ANDVSA) Juneau, AK 907.586.3650 Arizona Sexual Assault Network (AzSAN) Phoenix, AZ Arkansas Coalition Against Sexual Assault Fayetteville, AR 501.246.3276 CALCASA Rape Prevention Resource Center Sacramento, CA 916.446.2520 Colorado

PAVE Ambassador Steve Connell Performs “We Are the Lions”

PAVE Ambassador Steve Connell wrote and performed a powerful new poem that we hope you watch and share with the hashtag #wearethelions. Thanks to Upworthy for helping it go viral! PAVE partnered with Go West Creative, Spoken Cinema™, UN Women and MEND™ for the launch of poet Steve Connell’s new spoken word piece about the importance