My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for Stop The Silence Stop Child Sexual Abuse Inc, Bowie, MD, USA
I was amazed at the impact Stop the Silence Stop Child Sexual Abuse had on me when I saw the play, "To Kill A Kelpie". This is such important work that needs to be done on a large scale, and this could be an excellent vehicle to do just that. After the play, Pam conducted a discussion that was immensely powerful. Several survivors spoke, one I am certain for the first time publicly. Very powerful.
I am also involved in another group trying to bring light to this sadly secret problem and am shocked at the depth and complexity of this problem. I am also amazed at the lack of awareness on behalf of the general public.
I cannot believe we allow our children to suffer in silence while this horror continues. This issue desperately needs to reach every adult so we can protect our precious children.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
As I mentioned above, the discussion at the end of the play was intense. It is a conversation that needs to take place, regardless of the discomfort it causes. I really feel everyone in that theatre was touched by the reality of this situation and left more aware of its prevalence. I dare say those who interact with children left with an entirely new perspective
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
I would like to find ways to give it more visibility so it can obtain more funding. I have offered to serve on their Board to see what more I can do. This voice needs to be heard.