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We are excited to announce that Jane Clementi will be coming to Hickory, NC to speak at "An Evening with Jane Clementi" on October 3rd at the Crowne Plaza.  
Jane is all too familiar with the horrible consequences of bullying (her son Tyler took his life as a result of bullying):

Jane Clementi, mother of Tyler Clementi and co-founder of the Tyler Clementi Foundation, is dedicated to ending online and offline bullying in schools, workplaces and faith communities. Jane will share her personal story of loss as she speaks out about the pain and destruction caused by harassment. Jane is bold to tell such a personal story and believes her family's story can change hearts and minds. Jane believes that everyone should be allowed to live and thrive in an environment based on respect and dignity for our differences and our shared humanity.
Thanks to our presenting sponsors!
Tickets are $25.00 per person and include a buffet dinner. You do not want to miss thos opportunity to hear Jane speak.
Click here to order your tickets today.
If you woudl like to join our presenting sponsors in showing your support for our bullying prevention efforts, Table Sponsorships are available.  For more information click the sponsorship form below.  
October is NATIONAL BULLYING PREVENTION  MONTH and we have a lot of events scheduled 
to help raise awareness throughout the Catawba Valley!
The One Voice Anti-Bullying Tour shares a message of hope and unity through music. 
The Change all-girl Funk/R&B Band will be performing Saturday, October 8th at 8 PM at the Hickory Oktoberfest 
October 10th - October 15th, The One Voice Project will perform at 10 local middle and high schools throughout the Catawba Valley. 
If you are interested in bringing The One Voice to your school or after school program email:  info@standupspeakoutcv.org.

They will also share the Free2BeMe project with students attending several after school programs and at community events.

Free2Luv is a national Anti Bullying organization that empowers youth and celebrates individuality.
The members of The Change are part of a national anti-bullying organization called Free2Luv. They do anti bullying shows in schools, boys and girls clubs, libraries, and community centers encouraging other youth and reminding them that there is hope!  
 The Free2BeME Project was created to empower youth by sharing their stories through art.