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    Chatting with Latin@ Youth

    in Women

    Join us in a 30 minute conversation with Latin@ Peer Youth Educators from Casa de Esperanza and Raúl Sánchez, a member of the executive committee and youth advisory board from loveisrespect as we talk about healthy relationships. These young leaders will also discuss what you can do in your communities to prevent and respond to teen dating violence. Don’t miss it!...But if you cannot join us live, you’ll have the chance to listen to the recording. 

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    Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month with Joy Keys

    in Current Events

    Jasmine Ceja graduated from California State University, Los Angeles in 2010 with a Bachelors degree in Child Development and a Certificate in Youth Agency Administration. A strong advocate for healthy relationships and the well-being of children and adolescents, Jasmine engages diverse youth populations in public and private schools, juvenile justice and teen parenting programs and afterschool groups. In addition, she provides direct training to school districts and educators to improve their response to incidents of abuse. Jasmine joined Break the Cycle in 2010 as Youth Programs Coordinator and also serves as the Supervisor of the Loveisrespect National Youth Advisory Board. Break the Cycle is a leading national voice for the prevention of dating violence among teens and young adults. With partners ranging from MTV to the White House, Break the Cycle creates innovative programming to educate and engage youth to take a direct role in ending violence while simultaneously building the tools and resources for adults to lead youth on that journey. http://www.breakthecycle.org/

    LaNesha Baldwin is a Girl/Friends Coordinator as well as A Long Walk Home youth board member. Founded in 2003, A Long Walk Home, Inc. (ALWH) is a 501 (c) non-profit that uses art therapy and the visual and performing arts to end violence against girls and women. ALWH features the testimonies and art by survivors and their allies in order to provide safe and entertaining forums through which the public can learn about healing from and preventing gender violence. http://www.alongwalkhome.org/