This “Power of Purple” luncheon program will highlight the lives and work of men in our community who
choose to take a stand against domestic violence and work to fight the gender-inequality stereotypes that hurt boys, men, girls and women in our culture. The program will include presentations for all of the honorees, a film presentation, and special entertainment.

The program is presented in conjunction with the “I CHOOSE” campaign, launched by the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence (CCADV) which focuses on engaging boys and men to make positive life choices that don’t involve violence. The campaign stems from the idea that violence is a choice, and with the right mentors and the right tools, boys can choose to rise above domestic violence.

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