The current debate and proposals regarding the repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has specific implications for survivors of sexual or domestic violence. JDI drafted this statement to outline our concerns and to call upon the U.S. Senate to improve rather than to dismantle our nation’s health care system.
Thank you for making Jane Doe Inc.'s first annual Spring Into Action Breakfast a success! Your generosity ensures JDI can continue building upon our strength in numbers and unity - paved with commitment and compassion - in our work to end sexual and domestic violence and all gender-based violence.
With over 150 gathered, the room was filled with people and organizations from all different sectors united in one goal: envisioning and creating a safe, peaceful world for everyone. We hope to see you next year...if not sooner!
Watch the inspiring speeches by visiting our YouTube channel here.
The lighting might not be the best (remember, we are advocates not videographers!) but the power of their stories come through loud and clear.
Click here to enjoy the full photo gallery.
Given the current uncertainty out of Washington and its impact on both funding and policy issues that will affect the lives of people impacted by sexual and domestic violence, JDI has take a new look at our policy and systems advocacy agenda. This new Policy Agenda Document describes the values behind our the specific state legislative bills and our overall strategy.
The Massachusetts Legislative Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security held a hearing on The Safe Communities Act (H3033) at the State House on Friday, June 9, 2017. JDI presented testimony urging passage of this bill and the allocation of resources to provide meaningful support and services toward improving the safety and dignity of all members of our Commonwealth, including immigrants who experience sexual and domestic violence.
A record 758 registrations. Over 40,000 ribbons and pledge cards. A new PSA running on 4 major broadcast stations. Over 100 Billboards up. And 56 Flags flying!
We set and met some ambitious goals for this year’s 10th anniversary campaign. Many thanks to all those that participated and helped!
Thanks to our fabulous photographers and Facebook Live, you can catch all the action as if you were there!
JDI is fortunate to have creative and thoughtful interns who contribute to our social justice work and messaging in many ways. We'll be introducing these young leaders to you over the summer. We invited one of our interns to help us share her creative process in developing a logo for our email signature and social media for this month. Thank you Grace for sharing your ideas and talents with JDI and our network. Read about her creative process!