Men & Boys

Mayor Recognizes Coaching Boys into Men Program

Earlier this month, Mayor Mike Brown of Grand Forks, North Dakota recognized Futures’ program Coaching Boys into Men (CBIM) in an Op-Ed in the Grand Forks Herald.

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Engaging Men Program Grantees Come Together in D.C.

Futures Without Violence is continuing our partnership with the Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) as the lead technical assistance provider for the Engaging Men Grant Program – an exciting federal program focusing on engaging men to prevent violence against women and girls. [more...]

Futures’ Work to Engage Men Highlighted During Capitol Hill Briefing

If you’ve been following the bipartisan battle over the Violence Against Women Act this week, here’s a completely different approach: On Monday, May 14, Futures Without Violence teamed up with Congressmen Mike Quigley, Dave Reichert and John Lewis to host a panel that emphasized the importance of incorporating men into strategies to prevent violence against women. [more...]

Announcing New Publication on Batterer Intervention Programs

We are excited to announce that Futures Without Violence, formerly Family Violence Prevention Fund, is soliciting recommendations for batterer intervention programs to include in a publication about promising approaches for working with men who batter. The publication is currently funded by “The Woods” Charitable Foundation and the Office on Violence Against Women. [more...]

Engaging Men Program Orientation a Success

Futures Without Violence is partnering with the Office on Violence Against Women, Men Stopping Violence, A CALL TO MEN, and The Texas Association Against Sexual Assault as the lead technical assistance provider for the Engaging Men Program - an exciting new federal program focusing on engaging men to prevent violence against women. [more...]

Coaching Boys into Men Launches New Kit

Coaching Boys into Men Launches New Kit

How do you teach boys to respect the women and girls in their lives? Coaching Boys into Men, a Futures Without Violence public education initiative, engages athletic coaches to provide an answer to that question. [more...]

Parivartan: Adapting CBIM for India

Parivartan: Adapting CBIM for India

Futures Without Violence, formerly Family Violence Prevention Fund, is currently conducting the most extensive international adaptation of CBIM. Taking place in Mumbai, India this CBIM adaptation is called “Parivartan”, or “Change” in Hindi. [more...]

Engaging Men to Prevent Violence Against Women

Engaging Men to Prevent Violence Against Women

What are ordinary men willing to do to end violence against women and girls? Futures Without Violence, formerly Family Violence Prevention Fund, has been asking this question for more than a decade. The good news is that many men are willing to get involved and act as influencers of children, other men and institutions [more...]

Coaching Boys into Men

Coaching Boys into Men

The boys in your life need your time and energy. Your son, grandson, nephew, younger brother. The boys you teach, coach and mentor. All need you to help them grow into healthy young men. [more...]