Covid-19 had a disastrous impact on everyone but there were groups of people such as immigrant families and farmworkers who did not qualify for public assistance and whose immediate needs were not being met. Just like in the past, MUJER began the arduous journey of not only making sure that their employees & families were […]
September 16, 2016 Rancho Victoria 24949 SW 227 Avenue Homestead, FL 33031 7:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. $50.00 per ticket $350.00 per table of 8 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES Supporter Sponsor $1,500.00 USD Company logo included on printed materials Logo on corporate sponsor wall linking back to your website Name included in press releases related to MUJER’s […]
M.U.J.E.R.’s First Annual Catwalk of Courage was an amazing event! Thanks to Revel Miami Event Planning, Xero Media Group, Board of Directors, Staff, Friends of MUJER, community Partners and the courageous survivors who made our event totally awesome! Check out some of our photos from the event below.
Tickets Available at CatwalkOfCourage.com Twelve survivors will be featured models at M.U.J.E.R.’s first annual Catwalk of Courage. They will briefly share their stories of courage through video testimonials prior to their walk down the runway. Models will be styled by Alma Mei. Alma Mei, LLC is an online fashion boutique founded in Miami, Florida that […]
A 9 year old girl was left under the care of a private daycare while her single mother was at work. The child was sexually abused by a relative of the daycare provider thus provoking anxiety, low self-esteem, depression, and anger. These effects are felt not only by the daughter, but by the mother as […]
KNOW YOUR RIGHTS. Homestead S.W.E.A.R. will be conducting an information forum regarding the recent immigration policy issued by President Obama, and how it will affect many undocumented youth in the United States.
Child Sexual Abuse: Out of Darkness Into Light is a half-hour documentary which explores the lives of three South Florida survivors of child sexual abuse who are committed to mobilizing their communities to take actions to protect children before they are harmed. The film features Lauren Book, Susan Rubio Rivera and Roberto Santiago and focuses on warning signs, prevention strategies, and recovery. Tune in to WLRN Channel 17 on Wednesday, April 25th at 9 PM and join the Live Online Chat with survivors and advocates who will be available to take your questions and share information about Child Sexual Abuse and Awareness. More information is available at http://wlrn.org/outofdarkness/.
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Thanks to all the folks who came out and walked with us for Lauren’s Kids Walk in My Shoes 2012. The event was a huge success! More men, women, and children now know “It’s OK to tell,” and it’s all because of you and your efforts. Let us continue to support Lauren as she travels […]
Child sexual abuse survivor Lauren Book said the Penn State case and other new revelations of alleged abuse highlight the need to strengthen the law to require child abuse reporting and increase the penalties for failing to report. Book said she will advocate for changes to federal and state laws to