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You’re Invited!

Join the movement to end silence about women’s number one health issue: Violence

MISSION

We Will Speak Out U.S. is a coalition of diverse faith groups from across the U.S. uniting for advocacy and action to end the silence about sexual and gender-based violence. The coalition works at local, national and global levels through advocacy and action to raise awareness, care for survivors, and change our culture of tolerance and inaction.

COALITION GOALS

The We Will Speak Out campaign and coalition seeks to reduce the stigma and discomfort around these issues from within the faith community, empowering faith groups and individuals with the conviction, tools and knowledge to speak out and address these problems locally, nationally and globally.

MEMBERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

  • SPEAK OUT. Encourage faith leaders to host aSPEAK OUT SABBATH(or Sunday or Service) event each October during Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
  • Share your stories and resources. Share your work, experiences, sermons and tools on the WeWillSpeakOut.US website to inspire others and to gain exposure for your SGBV projects and efforts.
  • Spread the word. Promote coalition action items, resources and events among your constituents, and vice versa.
  • Collaborate and learn. Share organizational best practices, program activities and other relevant information to support other coalition members.
  • Lend a hand. Use your skills and expertise to support coalition activities such as writing white papers, developing educational resources, developing advocacy and awareness tools, participating in conferences, etc.
  • Advocate. Participate in advocacy activities with local, U.S. government and/or international officials.
  • Act globally. Participate in WWSO global events and initiatives as appropriate, and utilize/adapt coalition resources in international projects as applicable.
  • Participate. Attend WWSO U.S. Coalition meetings to lend your voice, experience and ideas.

MEMBERSHIP LEVELS and DUES

Members should select one level based on your organization’s annual operating budget or your congregational or personal ability to contribute. Dues are annual. (Note: Though dues are extremely helpful in keeping our coalition running, we do not want financial constraints to prevent anyone from joining. Therefore, at this time dues are optional.)

Faith-based organization

‹$2 million annual budget ………….. $500
$2.1 – $5 million annual budget ……. $1,500
$5.1 – $199 million annual budget …. $2,500
›$200 million annual budget ……….  $5,000

Congregation

Committed …………………………  $250
Outspoken …………………………  $500
Champion ………………………….. $1000

Individual

Student ……………………………. $25
Professional ……………………….. $50
Champion ………………………….  $100

By joining the coalition, you declare yourself and/or the organization you represent to be a member of the We Will Speak Out U.S. coalition. You also declare to have read and agree to the Membership Terms.

Download the WWSO U.S. Membership Form.

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