Community Events

A Message from the Executive Director of In Our Own Voices, Inc., Tandra R. LaGrone: In Our Own Voices (IOOV), is exceedingly excited to host 2019 Say It Loud Black & Latin@ Gay Pride, a celebration of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender people of color(LGBT POC) communities....

Contact: Jennifer Clark, NYSCADV, 518-482-5465 x204, jclark@nyscadv.org   Responding to Sexual Assault & Intimate Partner Violence for Indigenous Communities   Studies indicate that violence against women—including sexual assault and domestic abuse—is higher among Native American communities. In fact a recent study funded by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ,)...

From May 6 through May 12, the National Bail Out is coordinating #FreeBlackMamas, a nationwide effort to bail Black mothers and caregivers  out of jail so they can be with their families on Mother’s Day. Follow along on social media using the hashtag #FreeBlackMamas and stay tuned for information...

  This event will bring together public service leaders, practitioners, researchers, community service providers, advocates, policy-makers and students to promote the development and advancement of women-led and women-sensitive policies in New York State. Conference aims: Facilitate productive dialogue among individuals and organizations concerned with advancing women-sensitive policies Promote collaboration...