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Latest News| Jan 7, 2019

Feel Secure Online: Social Media, Dating Apps, and Technology

RAINN’s president, Scott Berkowitz, has joined the advisory council for Match Group, which runs Tinder and other dating platforms. He will be part of their advisory council, bringing together leading industry experts to maximize the safety of millions of users worldwide. "I am honored to join the Match Group Advisory Council (MGAC) and am pleased that Match Group has taken this step to proactively address safety,” said Berkowitz.

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Jan 07, 2019

RAINN’s President and Founder Reflects on 25 Years

When Scott Berkowitz founded RAINN in 1994, he had no idea it would grow into what it has become today—the largest anti-sexual violence organization in the United States. We checked in with Scott to hear his thoughts on how RAINN has evolved, what it’s doing today to support survivors, and where he sees the organization going in the future.

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Jan 08, 2019

NLC Member Highlight: Torrey DeVitto

Each month, RAINN features a member of its National Leadership Council (NLC). The NLC is a group of dedicated individuals who have shown their commitment to RAINN’s mission of supporting survivors and ending sexual violence. This month we checked in with actor, activist, and philanthropist, Torrey DeVitto.

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Dec 14, 2018

CBS Awards RAINN $2 Million to Help Survivors of Sexual Assault

RAINN today received a $2 million grant from CBS to continue its efforts to help survivors of sexual assault through its victim services programs. "Ending sexual violence takes everyone working together. This generous support will make it possible for us to help tens of thousands more survivors," says Scott Berkowitz, president and founder of RAINN.

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Latest News | March 19, 2015
Biden Talks About Rape Kit Initiative

Funds to Help Cities Test Kits and Investigate Cases

Latest News | February 26, 2015
New Poll Shows Americans Want Congressional Action on Campus Sexual Assault

85% of voters support police, not colleges, handling criminal investigations

Latest News | February 25, 2015
Senators Announce Re-introduction of Bipartisan Campus Accountability and Safety Act

Ten Senate leaders re-introduced the Campus Accountability and Safety Act, a bill to reform the way colleges deal with sexual violence.

Latest News | February 23, 2015
Congress Gets Right to Work on Sexual Violence Bills

Policymakers focus on three areas to bring justice to more survivors

Latest News | January 28, 2015
New Congress, New State Legislatures, Consistent Theme: Combating Sexual Assault

Sexual Violence is a focus for legislators in 2015

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