Act in solidarity with survivors
Last Updated on March 14, 2019.
Win Without War’s work for a more peaceful world demands we work across borders to end sexual assault and dismantle rape culture. Now.
In the aftermath of the stomach-churning Kavanaugh hearings, we ask you to join us in supporting these organizations working to empower survivors of sexual assault and rape. The following organizations are listed alphabetically:
API Chaya educates and mobilizes South Asian, Asian, Pacific Islander, and all immigrant communities to end exploitation and empowers survivors of gender-based violence and human trafficking.
Coalition to Stop Violence Against Native Women
Coalition to Stop Violence Against Native Women’s mission is to stop violence against Native women and children by advocating for social change in our communities
The Darfur Women Network is the only women’s organization based in the USA that is dedicated to helping both Darfuri refugees residing within the US and displaced women and girls living in camps overseas.
MADRE strengthens grassroots women’s organizations in war, disaster and their aftermath. MADRE supports partners to meet urgent needs, build communities that are safer and healthier for women and families, and advocate for lasting change.
Organization for Women’s Freedom in Iraq
Since 2003, the Organization of Women’s Freedom in Iraq (OWFI) has represented a non-compromising feminist voice to challenge the growing patriarchal, tribal, and religious institutions gaining ground in Iraq, and to combat the rise of the misogynistic groups like ISIS. OWFI is committed first and foremost to saving lives, from providing shelters for survivors of violence to feminist education and skill building.
PAVE empowers students, parents, and civic leaders to end sexual violence with prevention education promoting respect for oneself and each other. Additionally, PAVE creates a safe space for survivors to thrive after trauma. PAVE works both to prevent sexual assault and heal survivors through social advocacy, prevention education, and survivor support.
RAINN: Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network
RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline and carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help survivors, and ensure that perpetrators are brought to justice.
Survived & Punished (S&P) is a national coalition that includes survivors, organizers, victim advocates, legal advocates and attorneys, policy experts, scholars, and currently and formerly incarcerated people. S&P organizes to de-criminalize efforts to survive domestic and sexual violence, support and free criminalized survivors, and abolish gender violence, policing, prisons, and deportations.
TAKE: Transgender Advocates Knowledgeable Empowering
(Fiscal Sponsor: Trans United Fund)
TAKE is an organization led by and for Black trans women, based in Alabama. TAKE empowers trans women of color by meeting needs and increasing accessibility to crucial services and economic empowerment, and not only face but reduce the risks of violence faced by trans women of color.September 28, 2018