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V-Day Benefit Sunday Supper & One Billion Rising Bay Area!
06/24/2012

On June 24th, we held a special V-Day fundraiser which included a benefit performance of Eve's newest play Emotional Creature at Berkeley Rep, followed by Sunday Supper at the Hotel Shattuck Plaza with members of the cast, Eve, and Director Jo Bonney, and ending with an exciting outdoor community ritual "One Billion Rising Bay Area", the launch of ONE BILLION RISING in Berkeley featuring dance, music, drumming, and more at the Civic Center Park in Berkeley.

V-Day Cocktails & Conversation in New York
03/01/2012

Hosted by V-Day supporter Lela Goren and V-Day Board members Eve, Katherine McFate, Lisa Schejola Akin, and Susan Celia Swan, this evening in New York featured an update from Eve on the graduation of the first class at the City of Joy in the DRC, and V-Day's 2012 season of events which featured over 5,400 V-Day benefits in over 50 countries and all 50 of the United States.

City of Joy Graduation Photos
02/28/2012

On January 28, V-Day and the Fondation Panzi (DRC) celebrated the first graduating class of City of Joy in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). City of Joy, a revolutionary community for women survivors of gender violence, opened its doors to the pilot class of 42 women this summer. We are pleased to share with you renowned photojournalist Paula Allen's gallery of images from the event, which brilliantly capture the joy and excitement around the festivities.

V-Day Cocktails & Conversation in Los Angeles
02/21/2012

Hosted by V-Day Board members Carole Black, Eve, Pat Mitchell, Susan Celia Swan, Charlize Theron, and Kerry Washington along with Jessica Alba, Dylan McDermott, Lily Tomlin, and Jane Wagner, this evening in Los Angeles featured an update from Eve on the graduation of the first class at the City of Joy in the DRC, and V-Day's 2012 season of events which featured over 5,400 V-Day benefits in over 50 countries and all 50 of the United States.

V-Day's New York Fundraiser VIVA VEVOLUTION!
08/01/2011

VIVA VEVOLUTION! looked back at the past year, including V-Day's
College & Community Events, V-Girls, V-Men, the 2011 Spotlight
Campaign on the Women and Girls of Haiti, and the opening of City of
Joy in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Haiti Photo Gallery 2011
04/22/2011

In late March, the V-Day team traveled to Haiti to visit the V-Day safe house and legal justice centers supported by V-Day activists all over the world through the 2011 V-Day Spotlight Campaign on the Women and Girls of Haiti, and meet with V-Day activist Elvire Eugene to see first hand the work of AFASDA and other women's groups on the ground.

City of Joy Opening Gallery by Paula Allen
04/04/2011

City of Joy celebrated its opening on February 4, 2011. The event brought thousands of Congolese women and men, grassroots activists, regional dignitaries, City of Joy residents and staff together with national and international activists, politicians, and supporters.

V-Day’s 4th Annual Los Angeles Benefit Luncheon
02/11/2010

V-Day hosted its 4th annual pre-awards LA luncheon on Thursday, February 11, featuring readings from I Am an Emotional Creature: The Secret Life of Girls Around the World.

Pilot Reading: I Am an Emotional Creature
02/05/2010

V-Day Board Member Rosario Dawson directed a pilot reading of Eve Ensler's new book, I Am an Emotional Creature.

In Memoriam: Myriam Merlet
01/19/2010

Myriam Merlet, the Chief of Staff of the Ministry for women in Haiti, perished in the earthquake in Port Au Prince. Myriam was a force of nature and one of Haiti and the Caribbean's most beloved leaders of the women's movement.

Eve’s Visit to Kenya
08/19/2009

Our time in Kenya revealed that our work is bearing fruit, huge delicious successful fruit. Agnes Pareyio (Founder of the V-Day Safe House) has become a major leader and we are pleased to announce that she has just been appointed V-Day's Kenya Director.

V-Day Visit to Bukavu
09/19/2008

On September 19th in Bukavu, V-Day in partnership with UNICEF, organized a day-long event, "Women Breaking the Silence" as part of the joint campaign: "Stop Raping Our Greatest Resource: Power to Women and Girls in Democratic Republic of Congo."

V-Day Visit to Goma
09/12/2008

On September 12th in Goma, V-Day in partnership with UNICEF, organized a day-long event, "Women Breaking the Silence" as part of the joint campaign: "Stop Raping Our Greatest Resource: Power to Women and Girls in Democratic Republic of Congo."

V TO THE TENTH Photo Essay
04/12/2008

Over 30,000 people attended the events over the two days. Thousands traveled from out of state and country for the events that featured over 125 speakers, over 40 stars, a choir of 200, and over 800 volunteers. View V-Day activist and renowned photographer Paula Allen's Photo Essay for V TO THE TENTH.