With Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) just around the corner, Verity, formerly known as United Against Sexual Assault of Sonoma County, is excited to share some of the events they have lined up for SAAM 2011. Verity’s Executive Director, Christine Castillo, talks about the various events they are hosting as well as the many collaboration efforts they are excited about this year. Some of those events include a traveling clothesline remembering victims/survivors of sexual assault as well as:
- April 5, 2011 – Sonoma County Board of Supervisor’s proclaim April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month throughout Sonoma County
- April 12, 2011 – “Walk a Mile in her Shoes” event. Participants include law enforcement, District Attorney’s office, and members of the Board of Supervisors.
- May 2011 – “Take Back the Night” event hosted by a Sonoma State University Sorority.
You can hear more Verity’s Executive Director, Christine Castillo, in the video below.