On Thursday, June 2, Jane Doe Inc. (JDI), the Massachusetts Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence — in partnership with the National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) — was thrilled to present Diana Mancera, CEO of New Hope Inc., with the 2023 Visionary Voice Award, honoring Diana’s leadership in the ongoing work to end sexual violence. Below, please find a press release from New Hope Inc. announcing the award!
New Hope Inc.’s CEO Diana Mancera Receives NSVRC Visionary Voice Award


Massachusetts – June 2, 2023 – Diana Mancera, a distinguished advocate, has been honored with the prestigious NSVRC Visionary Voice Award. This esteemed recognition is bestowed upon individuals who have demonstrated exceptional dedication in their efforts to end sexual violence. Mancera’s visionary leadership and transformative work have earned her this well-deserved honor.

“Receiving this award for advocating for victims and survivors of sexual violence, being recognized for my creativity and hard work in making the world safer and ending sexual violence, is and will always be my greatest accomplishment,” said Diana Mancera, reflecting on the significance of this recognition.

“Jane Doe Inc. is delighted to present the 2023 Visionary Voice Award to Diana Mancera,” said Debra Robbin, Executive Director of Jane Doe Inc. “Diana’s leadership, unwavering commitment to justice, and invaluable contributions in supporting survivors and addressing the root causes of violence have made her a cherished colleague. We are thrilled to continue working alongside Diana in her role as CEO of New Hope, Inc.”

The NSVRC Visionary Voice Awards, presented every two years in conjunction with Sexual Assault Awareness Month, celebrate individuals who have made remarkable contributions to combat sexual violence. Mancera’s unwavering commitment to empowering survivors and her groundbreaking initiatives have set her apart as an extraordinary advocate.

Diana Mancera’s exceptional career trajectory encompasses pivotal roles within the field of sexual and domestic violence advocacy. As CEO of New Hope, Inc., she continues to make a profound impact on the lives of survivors and the fight against sexual violence. This award is a testament to Mancera’s visionary leadership, her unwavering pursuit of justice, and her ability to create meaningful change in the lives of survivors and the communities she serves.

About New Hope, Inc.:

New Hope, Inc. is a leading organization dedicated to providing comprehensive support, advocacy, and resources to survivors of sexual and domestic violence. With a focus on empowerment, education, and community engagement, New Hope, Inc. strives to create a society free from violence, where all individuals can live with dignity and respect.