Monsoon Open House for DVAM October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) and in honor of the month, Monsoon United Asian Women of Iowa invites members of the public to a reception at its extended office at 4950 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50310. Join Monsoon staff and interns on Saturday, October 18, 2014, from […]CONTINUE READING
Monument Quilt visits Iowa Monsoon United Asian Women of Iowa and Nisaa African Family Services collaborated with other culturally specific sister organizations in Iowa to host the Monument Quilt summer tour created by Force, a Baltimore, Md., organization seeking to end sexual violence, on August 14 at Western Gateway Park in downtown Des Moines. The Monument Quilt […]CONTINUE READING
Monument Quilt unravelled Join us on August 14 at Western Gateway Park, downtown Des Moines, on Thursday, August 14, from 4 to 8 p.m. to witness and interact with a historic display of The Monument Quilt, an ongoing collection of stories of survivors of sexual abuse. The event is free and open to the public. […]CONTINUE READING
Calling out to all youths… …it’s that time of the year again. The 2014 Asian Pacific Islander and African Youth Summit will be held Friday, May 16 at Grandview University in Des Moines. The all-day conference is a highlight of Monsoon’s youth Violence Prevention Program, which began in 2008 in an effort to inspire youths […]CONTINUE READING
What’s special about teal? Make teal your favorite shade for the next 30 days and tell everyone about it — it is the color for Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) in April. Then start a dialogue about prevention of sexual violence in your community. Sexual violence is a threat to public health, human rights and social […]CONTINUE READING
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