The better question is "what's not happening at JDI?" From policy work to meeting football fans at our info table at Patriot's Training Camp, we are continously advocating for the rights and safety of everyone in the Commonwealth and across the country. Here's a quick update on current activities. Visit our photo gallery too!
Check out events sponsored by JDI Member Programs and our allies on our "Calendar of Events."
BREAKTHROUGH GRANT ANNOUNCEMENT:
GIFT FROM BOB KRAFT & THE NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS CHARITABLE FOUNDATION WILL HELP JANE DOE INC. CREATE INSTITUTE FOR SAFETY AND JUSTICE
Jane Doe Inc. (JDI) stood with Attorney General Maura Healey and others as Mr. Kraft announced gifts to support a handful of initiatives to address sexual and domestic violence in the Commonwealth, including new and exciting work here at JDI.
The multi-year grant to JDI will support the establishment of our new Institute for Safety and Justice, a comprehensive training and community building initiative for the Coalition's member programs and others in the field working to support survivors of sexual and domestic violence. Through the Institute for Safety and Justice and other work undertaken with this grant, JDI will assist JDI members and others to continue to be responsive as our work evolves to meet the emerging needs of all survivors.
You can read more about this gift and our plans along with news about other initiatives announced today.
A huge thank you to Robert Kraft and the New England Patriots Charitable Foundation for investing in a range of initiatives - from direct service to community building and prevention.
Jane Doe Inc.'s Annual Massachusetts White Ribbon Day Campaign is always celebrated on the first Thursday in March - so mark your calendars now for Thursday, March 3, 2016.
This year’s White Ribbon Day Campaign theme is #Reimaginemanhood. It asks men what kind of legacy they want to leave. By fostering a positive image of manhood and masculinity, we believe we can prevent and end domestic and sexual violence. Check out the Public Service Announcement we created with Press Pass TV.
Find out how you can get involved and be part of the solution!
Jane Doe Inc. in collaboration with our member program The Network/La Red has created the "I Want A World...Massachusetts" campaign to address sexual and domestic violence in the LGBQ/T (lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer and transgender) communities.
What kind of world do you envision?
Share your vision through video, art, music, and poetry. Go to the campaign website at http://iwantaworld.janedoe.org. Look for the #IWantAWorld on Twitter, Facebook and Youtube. Help spread the word. Join the conversation and help us shape a world free of sexual and domestic violence for everyone!
2015 Kelly Timilty "It's Your Business Breakfast" - May 7th - Honoring Speaker of the House Robert A. DeLeo
Click here for details.