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Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Every year, April is recognized as Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). The goal of SAAM is to raise awareness around the resources, prevention, education around sexual assault. Each year a specific theme is chosen by national and local service providers to engage all communities in the fight to end sexual violence.

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SUBMIT YOUR DRAWINGS, PAINTINGS, SPOKEN WORD, DANCE AND POETRY AROUND THE THEME OF "I ASK" FOR A CHANCE TO WIN PRIZES!

The campaign will champion the power of asking — whether
it be asking to hold someone’s hand, for permission to share
personal information with others, or what we need from each other to change our communnities.

I Ask is the statement by which individuals will demonstrate
that asking for consent is a healthy, normal, and necessary part
of everyday interactions.

I Ask is the statement by which we will
uplift the importance of consent and transform it from being
prescriptive to empowering.

Open to youth ages 12-18. The top three submissions in each category will receive a prize.

Submissions due in physical or electronic format by April 1st.

Download a registration packet here.

Download a contest poster here.

Are you an educator, teacher or administrator wanting contest packets dropped off at your school? Email us at m.asadian@raperecoverycenter.org.

For questions please call (801) 467-7282.