At the recent Fairview/Boulder crosstown basketball rivalry, the programs of both schools put away their purple and red to wear orange in support of their schools' Culture of Respect Pledge. In solidarity they have collected over 1000 signatures from their school communities.
They did this to explain that…
"Because sexual harassment and sexual assault are prevalent…
Added by Pamela Clifton on February 2, 2017 at 11:00am — No Comments
The month of November is officially Zonta Says No month in Boulder and around the world. Zonta Foothills Club of Boulder County is taking this effort very seriously and working hard with local organizations to help fight sexual violence.
Added by Pamela Clifton on November 14, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments
We live in a world where women live in constant danger. It’s a harsh reality to learn that: 1 in 3 women around the world will experience physical/sexual violence by a partner … About 140M women suffer from female genital mutilation/cutting. Three million girls a year are at risk … Globally, 38% of all murdered women were killed by their intimate partners … Women are 2-4…Continue
Added by Pamela Clifton on November 14, 2015 at 2:20pm — No Comments
Around the world there are an estimated 93 million children not in school, 48.4 million are girls. Zonta International has increased access to educational opportunities and vocational skills training for girls and young women in Africa, Asia and South America. Zonta Foothills Club is working hard to make a difference here in Boulder.
Added by Pamela Clifton on October 4, 2015 at 10:22pm — No Comments