Women Against Gun Violence

Almost 25 years ago, Women Against Gun Violence (WAGV) was created after acclaimed feminist Betty Friedan approached WAGV founder, Ann Reiss Lane, with the challenge of taking meaningful action to stem the public health epidemic of gun violence affecting communities.

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Safe Horizon

Safe Horizon’s mission is to provide support, prevent violence and promote justice for victims of crime and abuse, their families and communities.

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The Uncomfortable Conversation

The Uncomfortable Conversation

The Uncomfortable Conversation, grew out of the response to Sarah Beaulieu’s TEDx talk in 2016. Since then, she logged hundreds of hours talking to men on the topic of sexual violence and immersing herself in what makes sexual violence such a polarizing and uncomfortable topic.

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Apne Aap Women Worldwide

Apne Aap Women Worldwide

Inspired by Gandhian principles, Apne Aap’s mission is to increase choices for at-risk girls and women in order to ensure access to their rights, and to deter the purchase of sex through policy and social change.

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Stop Trafficking of People

STOP is an outgrowth of a United Nations anti-trafficking unit that went by the same acronym (Special Trafficking Operations Program). The experiences in Bosnia and Liberia led to the realization that sex trafficking across borders is a global problem, and that rescuing victims is not enough as local authorities frequently treat many of those rescued, as criminals or immigration law breakers.

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woven, we are safe

We Are Safe

Our mission is to educate and empower children and adults, reduce stigma, and prevent child sexual abuse (CSA) through a holistic approach of education and action.

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Cure Violence

Violence, much like the great infectious diseases throughout human history, has been ‘stuck’ without lasting solutions. This isn’t because we don’t care enough, or because we don’t have enough resources devoted to it—but because we have had the wrong diagnosis. This has led to ineffective or even counterproductive treatments. Like infectious diseases, violence can be understood better scientifically, and the result must be a new strategy.

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Donor Direct Action

Donor Direct Action links front line women’s rights activists around the world to money, visibility, and popular support.

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Dining for Women

Fundraising dinners to directly fund grass-roots programs in education, healthcare, vocational training, micro-credit loans and economic development aimed to improve living situations for women and their families by providing them with resources/tools they need to make change.

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