JAAR - Jersey Action Against Rape

Stride For Survivors 2024

Join us for the "Stride for Survivors" Charity Walk on Saturday 5th July, Show your support for survivors of sexual assault trauma by donning your favorite purple attire and walking along the Avenue. Every step you take will help raise funds.
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Join us for "Stride for Survivors," a charity walk aimed at raising awareness and funds for survivors of sexual assault trauma. The event will be organised by Jersey Action Against Rape, dedicated to providing essential sexual assault trauma counselling for survivors in our community. Embracing the colour purple, a symbol of courage and support, participants will walk along the scenic avenues of Jersey, demonstrating solidarity and promoting vital support services for survivors.

Event Details:

Title: Stride for Survivors Charity Walk

Date: 6th July 2024

Time: 10am

Location: Jersey Avenue Layby 1 to St Aubins and back.

Theme: Purple (Participants are encouraged to wear purple attire)

Distance: 6 miles

Purpose: Raise funds and awareness for sexual assault trauma counselling for survivors.

Event Highlights:

Community Unity: Come together with friends, family, and supporters to show solidarity with survivors of sexual assault.

Empowerment: By participating, you're directly contributing to the empowerment and healing journey of survivors.

Awareness: Raise public awareness about the importance of sexual assault trauma counselling and support services.

Support Network: Build a supportive network within the community, emphasising the importance of standing with survivors.

Impact: Every step taken and every donation made will have a profound impact on the lives of survivors.

Participant Guidelines:

Registration: Register online www.jaar.je or on-site before the event.

Attire: Wear purple to show support for survivors.

Safety: Follow safety guidelines provided by event organisers.

Fundraising: Encourage participants to raise funds through personal networks and sponsorships.

Social Media: Share your journey on social media using #StrideForSurvivors to amplify the cause.

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Register: Sign up as a participant or form a team with friends, family, or colleagues.

Donate: Support the cause by making a donation or sponsoring a participant/team.

Volunteer: Assist with event logistics, registration, or cheering on participants along the route.

Spread the Word: Share event details with your network to increase participation and support.

Join us for a memorable day of unity, empowerment, and support at the "Stride for Survivors" Charity Walk. Together, let's stride towards a future where survivors of sexual assault receive the care and support, they deserve. Your participation and contributions will make a meaningful difference in the lives of survivors in our community. Let's paint the town purple and walk for a cause that truly matters.

About the charity

JAAR - Jersey Action Against Rape

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JAAR is an independent & confidential service helping people to heal from the trauma of sexual violence. If you or someone you know has experienced rape or sexual assault, you can talk to us. Never suffer in silence. Please phone our confidential helpline on 482800 or email help@jaar.je for support.

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