2016 WHITE RIBBON DAY EVENT

Governor Charlie Baker

On Thursday, March 3, 2016, Governor Charlie Baker declared the 9th Annual White Ribbon Day Massachusetts,

to encourage men throughout the Commonwealth to be part of the solution and to reimagine manhood.

  • View Summary of 2016 Campaign
  • 2016 Press Releases and Media Coverage

  • MEET OUR AMBASSADORS

    > See our current list of Massachusetts White Ribbon Day Ambassadors!

    > Discover our new Exhibit: Displays of Character!


    BECOME AN AMBASSADOR TODAY!

    Ambassadors agree to wear the ribbon on White Ribbon Day and recruit 5 to 10 male friends and colleagues to join them in taking the WRD pledge.

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    SIGN THE WHITE RIBBON PLEDGE

    Individuals can take the pledge and add their name to the growing number of men in Massachusetts who have joined this campaign. Note: Ambassadors need not do both.

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    PURCHASE WHITE RIBBON PINS!

    We now have white ribbon pins available for purchase on our site. Join the cause today and purchase pins for your organization.

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    Call for Ambassadors


    We invite men from all walks of life to become a White Ribbon Ambassador and add their voice in seeking solutions to end violence against women. It’s time for men and boys to stand up and say “YES” to healthy masculinity and “NO” to violence against women.

    The basic role of an Ambassador is to:

  • Recruitment Cards:

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  • Serve as an example to others by wearing the White Ribbon during the week of March 1st and especially on White Ribbon Day, Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

  • Recruit 5 or more friends and colleagues to wear the ribbon on that day.

  • Participate in local proclamation events and other activities to promote Massachusetts White Ribbon Day.

  • Give permission for name to be published in print and web materials.

  • Lend your support by making a personal donation, soliciting their company/organization to make a contribution and finding other ways to speak out.

    We’ve created tools to help you be a White Ribbon Day Ambassador.

  • Online Ambassador Registration

  • Sample Letter to Recruit Ambassadors (doc)

  • Sample Letter to Recruit Men to wear the White Ribbon (doc)

  • Download a pledge signing sheet for use at events (pdf)