UPCOMING CRISIS CENTER EVENTS
April - Sexual Assault Awareness Month (Events in pink are open to the public!)
4/3 - SAAM Day of Action/Letter-writing campaign at the Crisis Center 5:30 PM
4/3 - Bystander Intervention Training at Magic City Acceptance Center
4/6 - Knitapalooza - Washcloth edition: Advocates and their guests can learn to knit washcloths for SANE clients.
4/8 - One Heart in the Park - Join us for this Crime Victim’s Week Kick-off at Linn Park in downtown Birmingham. This will be a great day in the park with kids' activities, a wide range of community service agencies, and food. Free and open to the public. 2 - 4pm
4/8 - Sexual Assault in the Military - Panel Discussion - Army Training Command Center
4/9 - Wounded Hearts Project at UAB - 11 AM - 2 PM
4/10 - Staff Screening of The Voiceless at St. Clair Correctional
4/10 - The History of Consent Lecture and Discussion - UAB at 6 PM
4/11 - Inmate Screening of The Voiceless at St. Clair Correctional
4/11 - UAB's Take Back the Night at the New Freshman Hall Underground. Free and open to the public. 7 PM
4/12 - "I Belong" - A Yoga Workshop for Advocates
4/12 - Writing To Heal - a thearpeutic writing workshop for advocates at the Crisis Center
4/18 - Survivors of Sexual Assault Group Art Project
4/18 - "The New Neighbor" - Bystander Intervention Training at Samford University
4/20 - Voices United - A Concert Supporting Survivors of Sexual Assault - 7 PM at The Jaybird. Details and advance tickets HERE.
4/23 - Community Coordinated Response Team (PREA) - Brown Bag Lunch - Gateway Family Solutions - Noon
4/25 - Positive Affirmation Art Project for Advocates and Allies - The Crisis Center - 5:30 PM Space is limited - RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
4/30 - 5/2 - IAFN State Conference - Orange Beach, Alabama - Contact For More Information
To volunteer for an event or to sign up to participate in a SAAM event, CLICK HERE!
Saturday, April 21 - 4th Annual Bocce Bash
Held on the lawn at Make BHM, this incredible day of fun and fundraising is our Junior Board's signature event. Funds raised go toward the Michael K. Falligant scholarship, which is awarded each year to an individual working toward a degree in a helping field such as social work, nursing or counseling. Register here!
Tuesday, May 1 - Kick off for our Annual Friends Campaign!
Everyone benefits from having a few more friends, and the Crisis Center is no different! We hope you'll consider joining this fun and fabulous campaign by giving $75 and entering for a chance to win a brand new Mazda Miata!
Monday, June 4 - Sticks Against Stigma
The Todd Parsons Memorial Fund "Sticks Against Stigma" Golf Tournament is a wonderful golfing event held at the beautiful course at Graystone Country Club. Great food, friends and family make this day of fundraising a real joy. Proceeds help individuals struggling with issues of mental health and suicide in the greater Birmingham area.