Mentors in Violence Prevention (MVP) is a leadership program that motivates both men and women to play a central role in solving problems that historically have been considered “women’s issues:” rape, battery, and sexual harassment.
- Raise Awareness of participants about the level of men’s verbal, emotional, physical, and sexual abuse of women.
- Challenge thinking by countering mainstream messages about gender, sex, and violence.
- Open dialogue by creating a safe environment for men and women to share their opinions and experiences.
- Inspire leadership by empowering participants with concrete options to effect change in their respective communities.