Monthly Archives: May 2013

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Boys Become Men — 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

1in6 Communications & Professional Relations Director, Peter Pollard discusses his conversation with college men and how, “Instead of focusing directly on their offensive actions, [they] first discussed childhood trauma, its impact on men and boys and how to support other men’s efforts to cope with those impacts in healthy ways.” A winning strategy for both… Learn more »

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Did It Really Happen? — 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

Cecil discusses how for some survivors, the emergence of memories may not always lead to the acceptance of one’s own abuse. But, sometimes the acknowledgement of the past is a path to a healthy future. Trigger Warning: The following blog may contain sensitive imagery. Read more on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog.

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1in6 Receives Grant from Ms. Foundation for Women

1in6 receives, “Ending Childhood Sexual Abuse Grant” from the organization Ms. Foundation for Women. “Ms. Foundation for Women Makes Largest Investment in Child Sexual Abuse in Organization’s History…” See official Press Release

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1BlueString Campaign Strikes a Chord

1BlueString makes the cover of the 2013 Spring & Summer edition of the NSVRC newsletter, The Resource! “Music can be life changing. Songs have a unique way of becoming the soundtrack of our lives. Music can move people and unite them. Wouldn’t it be powerful if we could use music to bring about social change?… Learn more »

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1in6 at the West Angeles Church Gospel Bash Fatherhood Panel

1in6 will be at the West Angeles Church Gospel Bash Fatherhood Panel! Join this all star line-up for music and a conversation about the joys and challenges of Fatherhood. Friday May 24, 2013. Stop by the Meet & Greet after the event. 1BlueString will also be in attendance!

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