The New York City Anti-Violence Project cordially invites you to Protest, Policy, & Prevention AVP was founded 40 years ago by community activists when the police and city officials refused to respond to a series of brutal attacks against our LGBTQ community. Survivors and their allies took to the streets to advocate for themselves. Hear from AVP’s founders who built the foundation of our work today, and from anti-violence leaders on new strategies for hate violence prevention in our current…Find out more »
On February 13TH, 2020, New Yorkers from many cultures and every borough will join together for a citywide day against hate violence The Day Against Hate is an opportunity for communities across New York to come together, learn concrete upstander skills, and begin to build the relationships we need to protect ourselves and each other from hate violence. Hate violence is rising. Jewish, Muslim, Black and Brown, immigrant, and LGBTQ communities — all of us have a shared interest in…Find out more »
The webinar will offer important updates regarding the COVID-19 Unemployment Insurance expansion, information on how to file, and examples of common challenges faced by folks filing and ways to address these barriers.Find out more »
Join AVP and the Center for Anti-violence Education for an upstander training in responding to and disrupting hate during the spread of COVID-19.Find out more »
AVP is here, 24/7 for LGBTQ and HIV-affected survivors of hate violence, intimate partner violence, sexual violence, and police violence.
We are humbled and honored to have received a $1.75M gift from the Start Small Fund and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey.
Now we need your help to cross the finish line and reach $2M.
Your one-time or monthly donation will help us expand our 24/7 crisis hotline, including text and chat.
We are here for our community. Join us.
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