Events

New Feminist Solutions: Social Justice Approaches to Ending Domestic Violence - A Conversation

Date: 
Wed, 04/09/2014 - 3:15pm - 5:15pm
Location: 
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor, Barnard Hall, 3009 Broadway, Columbia University,

Join CONNECT Co-Executive Director, Sally MacNichol and Tiloma Jayasinghe, Executive Director of Sakhi for South Asian Women, for a conversation on Social Justice Approaches to Ending Domestic Violence with a feminist lens on

Wednesday, April 9
6:30 PM

at Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor, Barnard Hall, 3009 Broadway, Columbia University.

Mobilizing Meeting and Fundraiser for Marissa Alexander

Date: 
Fri, 04/25/2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
Freedom Hall 113 W. 128th St., Between Malcolm X Blvd. & 7th Ave., Harlem

Join Radical Women and CONNECT’s Legal Advocacy Program for a film showing of “Crime After Crime,” followed by a discussion of how we can mobilize our support for Marissa Alexander and battle domestic violence. 

When: Friday, April 25, 7:00pm
Spring Fundraising Supper 6:00pm

Where: Freedom Hall, 113 W. 128th St., Harlem Between Malcolm X Blvd. & 7th Ave. (#2 or 3 train to 125th St.)

Deconstructing Sexual Violence: An Embodied Exploration

Date: 
Mon, 04/21/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Mon, 04/28/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Mon, 05/05/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Mon, 05/12/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Mon, 05/19/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: 
127 W 127th Street, NY, NY Rm 432

The Forum Project uses Theatre of the Oppressed and other creative techniques to engage individuals and communities to dialogue about the oppressions we face and to develop creative tactics for liberation.

Starting April 21, the Forum Project will be offering a five day-workshop series called “Deconstructing Sexual Violence: An Embodied Exploration”.

5 Mondays, April 21 - May 19, 6-8 PM

Healthy Relationships, Healthy Families & Safe Communities with Council Member Annabel Palma

Date: 
Mon, 04/14/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: 
Parkchester Library, 1985 Westchester Ave Bronx, NY, 10462

We are delighted to partner with Council Member Annabel Palma, who represents District 18 in the Bronx on a conversation on how we can together build safe families.

Anindita Bhaumik, CONNECT DV Advocate & Educator, honored at NYC Council Women's Herstory Month Celebration

Date: 
Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: 
Private Reception

CONNECT is delighted to celebrate Anindita Bhaumik and her phenomenal work as a Domestic Violence Advocate and Educator with New York City Council Member Daniel Dromm!

Healing the Trauma of Domestic Violence Around the Globe

Date: 
Thu, 03/20/2014 - 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Location: 
2nd Floor, 777 UN Plaza, CCUN 44th St at 1st Ave, NYC

ATOP Meaningfulworld presents a panel of speakers to discuss approaches to healing the trauma of domestic violence around the world.

Speakers will include:

Intimate Partner Violence Workshop: "Why does s/he stay with him/her?"

Date: 
Sat, 03/22/2014 - 9:00am - 3:30pm
Location: 
Emmanuel Baptist Church, 279 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238

We are pleased to invite you to join Quentin Walcott, our Co-Executive Director, for a workshop on intimate partner violence, specifically to address the elephant in the room, “Why does she/he stay with him/her?”, and many more of your important questions and concerns related to Domestic Violence.

When: Friday, March 21, 7:00  - 9:30 pm & Saturday, March 22, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Where: Emmanuel Baptist Church × 279 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238

In the Shadow of the Cross: Understanding and Resisting the Power and Privilege of Christian Hegemony

Date: 
Tue, 04/08/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Location: 
127 W 127th Street, Rm 432, New York, NY 10027


We are delighted that Paul Kivel, educator, activist and writer, will be joining us to talk about his book: In the Shadow of the Cross: Understanding and Resisting the Power and Privilege of Christian Hegemony,

on Tuesday, April 8
6:00 - 8:30 PM
at 127 West 127th Street, NY, NY 10027.

Domestic Violence and Religious Traditions

Date: 
Tue, 03/11/2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: 
EOJ Auditorium, Center for Women's Development, Medgar Evers College, 1150 Carroll Street, Brooklyn, NY

We are delighted that CONNECT Co-Executive Director, Sally MacNichol will be speaking on “Domestic Violence and Religious Traditions”

on Tuesday, March 11, 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Quentin Walcott receives Stilettos and Sounds' "Men of Standard" Award

Date: 
Sun, 03/30/2014 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: 
Private Reception

On Sunday, March 30, 2014 CONNECT Co-Executive Director, Quentin Walcott will be recognized for his work to end and prevent violence against women with the “Men of Standard” Award from Stilettos and Sounds LLC. The mission of Stilettos and Sounds is to bridge the gap of arts & entertainment to the community.