There's a lot more to advocacy than writing letters to elected officals. Advocacy is about championing a cause. It's about understanding the issues, promoting them to friends and family, and speaking up. It's about lending your voice to someone who doesn't have a voice for themselves.
Left: Jane Holzrichter, Director of Personal Awareness Safety Program talks to students about sexual abuse and what to do if someone inappropriately touches them, during a training program in Reno County schools. Personal Awareness Saftey Program is funded by United Way of Reno County.
Below: 2nd grade students learn about inappropriate touching and what to do.
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