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Denim Day to raise awareness about sexual assault

 

Last updated 7/28/2021 at 9:27am



Finding Our Voices is hosting a Denim Day Show at the Pioneer Museum Gazebo, on Thursday, July 29, noon–1 p.m. The event will feature donated denim from local stores, and the volunteer models will carry signs portraying statistics and facts concerning sexual assault.

Denim Day is an international celebration where millions of people wear jeans with the purpose of supporting survivors of sexual assault and educate themselves and others about all forms of sexual violence.

Denim was chosen as a symbol after an Italian judge threw out a rape conviction because the 17-year-old victim was wear...



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