NEW Kenya Image Gallery & V-Day Merchandise
VIEW New V-Day Kenya Image Gallery
In August, 2009, Eve Ensler and the V-Day team visited the V-Day Safe Houses in Narok and Sakutiek, and the Dolphin Anti-Rape and AIDS Control Outreach program in Nairobi, which V-Day helps fund.
In her Update from Kenya, Eve wrote "I want you to know that this has been a week of miracles. Our time in Kenya revealed that our work is bearing fruit, huge delicious successful fruit...We witnessed Agnes who is now a great leader, Winnie and Duncan deeply empowered and strong, and Mumbi, fierce and kind and inspirational."
World renowned photographer and V-Day activist Paula Allen joined V-Day and documented the incredible trip.
V-Day Kenya Director Agnes Pareyio To Speak In Cambridge, MA
Agnes Pareyio, V-Day Kenya Director and founder of two V-Day Safe Houses for girls escaping Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Kenya, will take part in a Q&A following the Boston premiere screening of Africa Rising: The Grassroots Movement to End Female Genital Mutilation, a film by Paula Heredia. The Q&A, hosted by Ambassador Swanee Hunt will also feature Kadidia Aoudou Sibide of AMSOPT, Taina Bien-Aime, Executive Director of Equality Now, and FGM survivor Fanta Camera.
WHAT: Boston Premier of Africa Rising: The Grassroots Movement to End Female Genital Mutilation, followed by Q&A with leading FGM activists
WHERE: Weiner Auditorium, Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A
WHEN: Monday, November 9, 2009, 6:00pm
For tickets and more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Watch Eve Ensler Speak at The Women's Conference, Hosted by Maria Shriver
On Tuesday, October 27, V-Day Founder/Artistic Director Eve Ensler spoke at The Women's Conference, the nation's premier forum for women, hosted by California First Lady Maria Shriver. You can view Eve's speech in the opening session at the 1:20:40 mark of the video here >
Benefit V-Day While You Shop!
V-Day has teamed up with Amanda Keidan Jewelry and Unique Swiss Skin Care to offer you the opportunity to benefit V-Day while you shop!
Amanda Keidan Jewelry
The Amanda Keidan V-Day Collection consists of two styles, the V-Day Ring, and the V-Day
Necklace. Both styles bear the V-Day symbol, which has come to signify V-Day's global message to end violence against women and girls and to change the story of women. Both pieces come in either gold or silver, and can be adorned with diamonds or rubies. Prices start at $110.
The Amanda Keidan Jewelry V-Day Collection is available exclusively through http://amandakeidan.com/vday.php Amanda Keidan Jewelry obtains diamonds from respected and well-established suppliers that comply completely with U.S retailer requirements.
Unique Swiss Skin Care
V-Day is pleased to join Unique Skins Care Treatment's "Double The Magic" program, where 20% of proceeds from sales of Unique Swiss Skin Care products will benefit V-Day.
The Unique products, including Unique Cleansing Cream, Unique 24-Hour Age Defying Day/Night Cream, Unique Eye, Unique Anti-Age Serum and Unique Renewing Mask, are of exceptional quality, free of parabens, animal ingredients, fragrances and mineral oils and tested clinically, dermatologically and ophtalmologically.
Products are available exclusively online at www.uniquebeauty.org.