I’m wearing orange today to promote respect and healthy relationships!


Wear Orange for RespectTo recognize Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month, the National Youth Advisory Board of Love is Respect, has released an activity guide for Respect Week starts on February 11th with Wear Orange Day where people will

Wear something (shirts, nail polish, jewelry, shoes, ribbons, hair ties, braces or anything else you can think of) orange in honor of teen dating violence month. And don’t just wear it, talk about it! Tell everyone why you are wearing orange. Try saying something like: “I’m wearing orange today to promote respect and healthy relationships!”

For me, I am wearing the orange of my world champion San Francisco Giants teeshirt and cap. Go orange!

David Lee

David S. Lee, MPH, is the Director of Prevention Services at the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault (CALCASA) where he provides training and technical assistance on prevention. David manages the national project Prevention Connection, an online community of violence against women prevention practitioners, funders, researchers and activists. For over 29 years David has worked in efforts to end domestic violence and sexual assault.

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