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Latest News| Oct 1, 2018

RAINN Hotline Helps Record Number of Survivors

Between Thursday, the day of the hearing, and Sunday, RAINN saw a 338 percent increase in hotline traffic. “History shows us that when high-profile allegations such as these are in the news it often causes others to reach out too. This story has clearly resonated with survivors, and has led thousands to reach out for help for the first time,” said RAINN president Scott Berkowitz.

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Sep 28, 2018

Me Too: Awareness into Action

It has been one year since survivors of sexual violence came forward and bravely told their stories with #MeToo. You may be thinking, “What’s next and how can I help?” RAINN has put together action steps that you can take to keep the spirit of #MeToo alive throughout the year.

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Oct 02, 2018

NLC Member Highlight: Cameron Esposito

Each month, RAINN features a member of its National Leadership Council (NLC). The NLC is a group of dedicated individuals who have shown their commitment to RAINN’s mission of supporting survivors and ending sexual violence. This month we checked in with comedian, survivor, and artist Cameron Esposito.

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Sep 25, 2018

RAINN Statement on Cosby Sentence

The women who shared their stories in the Cosby trial and sentencing showed admirable courage and strength. We are grateful that the court understood the seriousness of Cosby’s crime and sentenced him to prison. Let’s hope that the legacy of this case is that victims feel empowered to come forward, knowing that it can truly make a difference in bringing perpetrators to justice.

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Latest News | September 18, 2015
RAINN Launches New Best Practices Certification Program

New guidelines will help organizations address important issues; Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. is first corporation to earn compliance certification

Latest News | September 17, 2015
House Hearing Digs Into the Challenges of Campus Sexual Violence

Testimonies note importance of creating a safe campus environment.

Latest News | September 17, 2015
Federal and State Leaders Add Millions to the Fight Against Rape Kit Backlogs

RAINN Selected as part of RTI Team to Provide Technical Assistance to Communities

Latest News | September 17, 2015
New Lady Gaga Music Video Takes A Stand Against Sexual Assault on Campus

Video connects audiences with help through the National Sexual Assault Hotline

Latest News | September 16, 2015
New Outreach Materials Available

New resources available in English and Spanish

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