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Mention White Ribbon on Super Bowl Sunday

Your participation as a White Ribbon Day Ambassador sends a powerful message to your community about the value of men and women working together to achieve freedom from the violence and oppression in our homes and communities that affects all of us.

As most of us know, Super Bowl Sunday is this weekend. Here are two very interesting articles. Both are about the Super Bowl on Sunday. One is by author Jackson Katz discussing “Big Ben” and the other about the concern that domestic violence is worse on Super Bowl Sunday; it’s not. Read More...

Today is the International Day for Human Rights

Today is the International Day for Human Rights and I am most proud and excited to announce the launch of the fourth annual Massachusetts White Ribbon Day and to invite you to be part of this year’s campaign. This coming year we will have Massachusetts White Ribbon Day on Thursday March 3rd. And the White Ribbon Week of Proclamations will be the week of March 4th - 11th.

In the last three years, with your help, we recruited over 300 Ambassadors, more than 17,000 pledges plus 55 affiliates. From legislative accomplishments and funding increases to additional support for local sexual assault and domestic violence programs, the positive impact of this effort was undeniable. Read More...