10 Inspiring Ways Sport Drives Culture Change to End Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

This blog post first appeared on NOMORE.org.  Raliance believes that sport is an important cultural influencer that can play a huge role in achieving our vision to end sexual violence in one generation. In this vein, Raliance has been exploring the current efforts and possibilities for sexual and domestic violence prevention in and through sport. [...]

#TeenDVMonth 2017: Preventing Teen Dating Violence and Supporting Youth Activism

February means different things to different people, but for those of us working in violence prevention the beginning of February signifies the start of Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month (#teenDVmonth). Not only is this month an opportunity to promote healthy relationships, but it is also a time to commit to listening to the communities [...]

#WhyICare: Building an Inclusive and Intersectional Social Justice Movement to End Domestic Violence

On October 18, 2016, CALCASA's national project, PreventConnect participated in a Twitter Chat hosted by the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (NRCDV). In this #WhyICare Twitter chat, activists and leaders representing leading social justice organizations and coalitions came together to discuss what this movement signifies to us and why we all care about ending domestic [...]

Raliance opens applications and session proposals for ThisGEN: Youth Summit

We are excited to announce that Raliance is convening ThisGEN: Youth Summit in Washington, D.C. from March 5th -10th 2017. The summit will bring together youth activists from around the U.S. states and territories to work together to end gender-based violence. Below are several ways to join in on this event: Apply to participate in the [...]

CALCASA Issues Statement on Sports Culture as an Opportunity to Prevent Sexual Violence

In light of the recent remarks made by Presidential nominee Donald Trump, CALCASA is compelled to issue a statement on how sports culture presents an opportunity to prevent sexual violence.  Click here to view CALCASA's statement. Additionally, we are please to share a policy brief and supplementary research that has been conducted by Raliance and UC [...]

Netflix Releases “Audrie & Daisy”

Today, Netflix will release a new documentary titled Audrie & Daisy  that is already making it’s debut across the country including at the Sundance Film Festival, and in special premieres for high school students. Nothing will feed my social justice soul more than the spark of conversation that I hope and anticipate this release will [...]