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Dec 11, 2009
January 7-9, 2010, Washington, DC
From Theory to Practice Strength Training
Held every January and July in Washington, D.C., Men Can Stop Rape, Inc.’s most comprehensive Strength Training, “From Theory to Practice,” has provided more than 9,000 professionals with the skills to engage men in preventing dating violence and sexual assault. Through engaging group discussion and interactive exercises, participants build skills for speaking with men about sexism, strategize with others about how to involve men in preventing gender violence, explore the challenges of engaging men, and learn effective ways to overcome those challenges. For more information and to register, click here.
January 21-22, 2010, Washington, DC
Men of Strength (MOST) Club Training
The MOST Club training is for agencies that are considering starting violence prevention programs for middle or high school students in their communities. It has more than 100 locations in the District of Columbia, Florida, Maryland, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Ohio and South Carolina. Training participants learn the necessary steps for establishing successful MOST Clubs, and explore the opportunities and challenges associated with engaging male youth. The training requires an application process. The deadline to apply is December 30. For more information and to apply, click here.
August 1-2, 2010, Anaheim, CA
Changing Faces of the Movement
The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence is holding its 14th National Conference on Domestic Violence: Changing Faces of the Movement at the Hilton Anaheim. Advocates are encouraged to join hundreds of domestic violence survivors and other allies for critical discussions, networking and vital information aimed at providing services and support for victims of domestic violence. The call for workshops is open, and proposal submissions are due Monday, January 25, 2010. For more information about attending the conference or presenting a workshop, click here.