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Ten Years of Vagina Victories

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2002: SP({})TLIGHT: INDIAN COUNTRY


V-Day launches the Indian Country Project to raise awareness of the extraordinarily high rates of violence against Native American women. Suzanne Blue Star Boy creates twenty-five V-Day events that take place on reservations and/or benefit Native groups in the 2003 V-Day season. V-Day funds help build a safe house on the Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota.
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2002: SAFE H({})USE - KENYA


The first V-Day Safe House for The Girls fleeing female genital mutilation is opened in Narok, Kenya through the work and leadership of Agnes Pareyio. It offers fifty girls a safe residential shelter, and enables them to continue their schooling.
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