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What: Three benefit productions of The Vagina Monologues
When: March 21 – 23, 2013, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. each night
Where: Rock Valley College main campus (3301 North Mulford Road), Student Center Atrium
Who: Open to students, staff, faculty, and the community
Why: The productions are sponsored by RVC Student Life and the goals are to raise awareness to stop violence against women and girls, and to raise funds for Rockford Sexual Assault Counseling, Inc.
Cost: Admission is just $5 and tickets may be purchased in advance at any of these RVC locations:
Disclaimer:This production features adult content and language that may not be suitable for young audiences.
V-Day (www.vday.org) is a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls that raises funds and awareness through benefit productions of Playwright/Founder Eve Ensler's award winning play The Vagina Monologues and other artistic works. In 2012, over 5,800 V-Day benefit events took place produced by volunteer activists in the U.S. and around the world, educating millions of people about the reality of violence against women and girls. To date the V-Day movement has raised over $90 million and educated millions about the issue of violence against women.
For more information please contact Suzanne Dooley, Director of the Rock Valley College Learning and Opportunity Center, at 815-921-4286.