NEAT (the New English American Theater) presents A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant and a Prayer
V-Day is a global activist movement to stop violence against women and girls. Locally since 2016, V-Day Stuttgart has promoted creative events to increase awareness, raise money and support existing anti-violence organizations to help all women, cisgender, transgender, and gender non-conforming.
In February 2019, V-Day Stuttgart and NEAT will once again collaborate to raise money for Frauen helfen Frauen and Frauenberatungs- und Therapiezentrum Fetz with three performances as well as independent fundraising.
In 2018, V-Day Stuttgart managed to raise over €4000 with ticket sales, the silent art auction, and individual private donations to donate to Stuttgart’s own Frauen helfen Frauen and Frauenberatungs-und Therapiezentrum Fetz. 10% of the proceeds were donated to V-day international’s global fund, The Resistance. The show was performed at Kulturzentrum Merlin, Theater am Olgaeck, and Kulturwerk. In addition to the shows, there was a variety show and silent art auction in cooperation with Kulturkabinett.
V-Day Stuttgart believes in the premise put forth by the V-Day organization, that art has the power to change people’s thinking and to inspire them to act. The only lasting impact for change is possible when ordinary people do extraordinary things. V-Day’s conviction comes from knowing that women know what is best for their communities and cities and that empowering these women to become community leaders and activists is the only way to stop violence against women and girls. V-Day will not stop until the idea of violence is unthinkable. It is recognized as well, that violence against women is a problem that impacts all races, classes, social and community positions, workplaces, backgrounds and ages.
The first dates for our performances in February 2019 are confirmed!
A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant and a Prayer.
4 February 2019, 20:00 h. At Kulturzentrum Merlin (Augustenstraße 72, 70178 Stuttgart)
8 February 2019, 20:30 h. At Kulturwerk (Ostendstraße 106A, 70188 Stuttgart)
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Saturday, 27 October
V-Day Stuttgart is thrilled to announce our very first fundraising event for the 2019 season!
FRAUEN HELFEN FRAUEN
For more than 40 years, we have been committed to stopping domestic violence against women, girls and boys.
In our Autonomous Women’s Home , we offer women and their children anonymous accommodation, protection and security against physical, psychological and sexual violence emanating from husbands, life partners, fathers or family members.
We also see it as our task to stop domestic violence against women and children and to make a political commitment to improving their situation.
Frauenberatungs- und Therapiezentrum Stuttgart eV
The Frauenberatungs- und Therapiezentrum Fetz eV was founded in 1991. We offer psychological counseling and therapeutic interviews for women by women. In our support we take into account the different living conditions of women. We see the women as experts for their own life situation. The focus of our counseling is to support self-help and to strength the woman’s own competencies.
In the Frauenberatungs- und Therapiezentrum Fetz eV we have a multiprofessional team of certified psychologists, teachers and social workers. The counselors have additional training in various forms of therapy.
Thank you to everybody who helped us raise over €4000 for our beneficiaries in 2018!
We are thrilled to be working together to make V-Day Stuttgart 2019 a reality!
Our team – a group of women and men committed to ending violence against women and girls – is committed to raising at least €10.000 through ticket sales and sponsors like you!
Donations are tax deductible!!
IBAN: DE16 6005 0101 0002 6727 97
Include: “Vday” + your name/name of the company.
Please include an email address and street address if you need a receipt for your tax records.
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We have assembled a growing committee of more than 10 volunteers to help promote the event, secure sponsorships and donations, and staff the performances. You can contact us through our Facebook page or please feel free to email us at email@example.com
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