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    August 15, 2006 – (Beaumont, TX) – RAINN, the nation’s largest anti-sexual assault organization, today announced that the Rape & Suicide Crisis of Southeast Texas, a f...
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    February 5, 2007 — The Justice Department is completing rules to allow the collection of DNA from most people arrested or detained by federal authorities, officials said, a vast expansion of DNA gathering that will include hundreds of thousands of illegal immigrants each year. The new forensic DNA sampling was authorized by Congress in a little-noticed amendment to a January 2006 renewal of the Violence Against Women Act, which provides protections and assistance for victims of sexual crimes....
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    RAINN is partnering with ENELL, a major sports bra manufacturer, to raise funds to help victims of sexual assault. ENELL created a special "French Roast" CHARITY Bra and is donating $6 to RAINN for each CHARITY Bra sold.One in six women is a victim of sexual assault," said Lynn Parrish, spokesperson for RAINN. "It is an honor to work with an organization that regularly supports issues important to so many women, including sexual violence...
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    April 11, 2007 – (Washington, DC) – RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network), the nation’s largest anti-sexual assault organization, issued the following statement today regarding the dropped charges in the Duke University lacrosse investigation. We are satisfied with the Attorney General’s conclusion that the evidence does not support going forward with the charges," said Scott Berkowitz, president and founder of RAINN. ...
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    April 25, 2007 – (Washington, DC) – RAINN, the nation's largest anti-sexual assault organization, today announced that Christina Ricci has joined the group as a national spokesperson. As part of the organization's efforts to commemorate National Sexual Assault Awareness & Prevention Month, Ricci will meet with key legislators on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, April 25....
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    Stories of online predators and stolen identities are prevalent in the news today. It is important that you take the necessary steps to protect yourself while browsing online or on a social network. Internet practices include how you behave online and what information you share about yourself over the Internet. Here are a few tips on being safe while using the Internet....
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    July 12, 2007 - In conjunction with her new film, Open Window, Cybill Shepherd has created a public service announcement featuring the National Sexual Assault Hotline. In the film, Shepherd’s character is the mother of a sexual assault victim, who struggles to help her daughter deal with the disturbing after effects of rape. The PSA will be aired with the film this month on Showtime....
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    July 16, 2007 —(Washington, DC) — RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network), the nation’s largest anti-sexual assault organization, issued the following statement today regarding the Nebraska rape case, in which the judge banned attorneys and witnesses from using words such as “rape,” “victim,” “assailant,” and “sexual-assault kit.”...
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    September 17, 2007 —In 2007, over 12 million Americans will travel on cruise lines. Unfortunately, few of these vacationing “cruisers” fully appreciate their potential vulnerability to crime while on an ocean voyage. Citizens who are victimized often do not know their legal rights or who to contact for help in the immediate aftermath of the crime....
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    September 26, 2007 — (San Antonio, TX) —Local, state and national anti-sexual assault organizations, The Rape Crisis Center for Children & Adults, the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA) and RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network), joined forces to recognize three Texas partners in the fight against sexual assault with a special benefit event, “Coming Together to End Sexual Violence.”...
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    October 15, 2007 —September 27th marked RAINN DAY 2007, RAINN’s nationwide college outreach program for students to raise awareness about sexual assault. Thanks to the support of Kaiser Permanente, RAINN was able to educate over one million students this year!...
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    The NPower Technology Innovation Award recognizes nonprofits in the greater D.C. community whose innovative use of technology is enabling them to more effectively fulfill their mission....
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    August 20, 2006 - On July 18, 2006, RAINN President and Founder Scott Berkowitz presided over the NASDAQ Closing Bell ceremony to commemorate helping one million people through the National Sexual Assault Hotline. He was joined by several rape crisis center representatives, RAINN staff members, sexual assault survivors and other supporters....
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    September 6, 2006 - This past summer, RAINN's National Sexual Assault Hotline reached a milestone — connecting one million callers to the support they need from local services. The hotline launched in 1994 and has grown to include over 1,100 affiliate crisis centers who provide crucial help to victims of sexual assault and their friends and family. ...
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    January 4, 2007 - This year, make volunteering for RAINN your New Year's resolution. Join us in providing support to those who need it most. By becoming a volunteer for the new National Sexual Assault Online Hotline, you can be a part of this generation's most innovative source of support for sexual assault victims. ...

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