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Save the date for the Project No Rest 2017 Conference: FEET (Fortifying Efforts to Eradicate Human Trafficking) on the Ground in NC! The conference will take place on Tuesday, August 15 – Wednesday, August 16, 2017 in Asheville, NC. For more information, go to projectnorest.org or email Jenny Vaughn at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NCCASA is excited to open registration for youth participants and adult chaperones for the 2017 Young Advocates Institute, July 7-9, 2017 at North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC! The cost to attendees is $35 per person. Ten scholarships will be offered to youth in need of financial assistance. If your child or group needs financial assistance, please […]
We are pleased to announce the 2017 Young Advocates’ Institute, July 7-9, on the campus of North Carolina A & T State University in Greensboro, NC. Registration for attendees will open May 15 and closes on the firm deadline of June 5. See more information here!
Equality NC Guest Blog Post: NCGA Should Act to Address Conditions Leading to Sexual Assault against Trans Women
Equality NC Guest Blog Post: NCGA Should Act to Address Conditions Leading to Sexual Assault against Trans Women Ames Simmons, Director of Transgender Policy, Equality NC As we observe national Sexual Assault Awareness Month this April, it is important to highlight the epidemic of violence and assault toward transgender people in our state and across […]
For the rest of SAAM 2017, NCCASA will be sharing on our social media ways that each of us can be a part of #EndingRapeCulture. Thanks to all of you who have engaged with us in our #SAAMinNC social media campaign so far! We hope that everyone will join the conversation for the rest of […]
NCCASA has traditionally offered conference scholarships and sought nominations for several awards to be given at our biennial conference. This year’s conference honors this tradition with the Amy McWilliams Scholarships, the Rape Prevention Education Scholarships, the Investing in Advocates Scholarships, the Lynne Spence Commitment to End Sexual Violence Award, the Golden Quill Award, the Anne […]
One more week until we kick off Sexual Assault Awareness Month! Don’t forget to check out NSVRC’s SAAM page for information, ideas, and resources as you plan events in your communities. Also, don’t forget these important SAAM dates! Please let us know if we can provide any support or answer any questions as you plan […]
NCCASA is offering a paid summer internship through the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation to assist with the 2017 Young Advocates Institute. A full description of “must-haves” for student eligibility can be found at http://www.zsr.org/grants-programs/non-profit-internship–program. To learn more about the Young Advocates Institute Special Project’s Internship, click here to view the internship directory and instructions on how to access the application. The application […]
See the link below for a new NCCASA resource, thanks to the hard work of our two prevention interns, Naomi Broadway and Molly Marcotte! “Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, often simply referred to as Title IX, prohibits discrimination in education on the basis of sex. Title IX prohibits sex discrimination in areas […]