We are excited to share some awesome opportunities to stay engaged with us during SAAM 2020. Below, you will find information on how to stay connected through April. Efforts include our : 

 

Walk A Mile Event:

Date of the event: April 7th-April 30th

 

Chalk Art Competition:

Date of the event: All Month!

  • Details
    • The message needs to revolve around how to ask for consent, what consent means, or a supportive message to survivors
    • Put these hashtags in your art #sacis and #sacischalkart2020
    • One image per person can be submitted.
    • Image must be submitted by April 15th by 5pm. The following week the images will be posted on Facebook for our community to vote on.
    • The deadline to cast your vote is April 29th at 5pm. 
    • Winner will be announced on April 30th 
    • Winner will receive a SACIS Swag Basket!
    • All submissions should be submitted to Taylor Diskin at empowerment@sacis.org 

Weekly Video Series:

  • Mindfulness Mondays
    • Join our Social Justice and Empowerment coordinator, Taylor, as she teaches different mindfulness techniques.
  • Tea Tuesdays
    • Have tea with SACIS! Learn how specific types of tea relate to our mission of ending sexual violence and empowering survivors. 
  • SACIS Story Hour
    • Every Wednesday join us at 10am for an educational children’s story time and at 2pm for an adult story time. 
  • I Ask
    • Want to know more about the individual roles that contribute to our SACIS mission? Watch our IAsk videos every Thursday! Each week a different team member will be featured to answer questions and discuss their role. Keep an eye out on our Facebook page for how you can submit your own questions! 
  • SACIS Weekly Wind-Down
    • Join our Director of Volunteer Services, Stephanie, every Friday to discuss managing anxiety during COVID-19 and beyond! 

Groups:

  • Healing Through Yoga (Client Group)
    • Every Monday from 3p-4p. Contact Taylor Diskin for the link at empowerment@sacis.org. 
  • Virtual Yoga Class (Open to The Community)
  • Belly Dance with SACIS
    • Celebrate your body and relax through movement. Join us every Friday at 4pm! Email Amanda at prevention@sacis.org for the link. All body shapes, sizes, and genders are welcome. No experience necessary!
  • Empowerment Through the Arts
    • Join us on Facebook Live as we make affirmation cards from 3p-4p
    • In order to do this from home all you will need is…
      • Paper (any color)
      • Markers, colored pencils, or crayons
      • Scissors
      • Feel free to use anything else that might make your cards more personal!
    • If you have any questions email Taylor Diskin at empowerment@sacis.org 

 

  • Viewing Party/Discussion
    • Join SACIS on Facebook every Sunday in April, where we will be viewing a popular show or movie and discussing themes related to sexual and domestic violence, oppression, empowerment, etc. Discussions will take place under our “event” page for each viewing at 7pm. 
      • April 5th- Episode 3 of Tiger King (Netflix)
      • April 19th-  Miss Americana (Netflix)
      • April 26th- Onward (Disney+ or rent on Amazon)

 

Use these hashtags throughout the month of April

  • #SACISSAAM2020
  • #CASIASAAM2020
  • #caisastartbybelieving
  • #sacisstartbybelieving