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Survivors & Allies

Creating a Culture of Empowerment to End Abuse and Exploitation in our Communities
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Upcoming Events

Red Tent Initiative - Survivors and Allies - Lakeland, FL

Wellness Wednesdays

Wellness Wednesdays are temporarily on hold while we practice social distancing. We will resume these events the instant it is safe to do so. In the meanwhile, stay safe and healthy!



Red Tent Collaborative

Local artists come together in October, Domestic Violence Awareness Month, to raise awareness and amplify the voices of survivors.


Red Tent Initiative - Survivors and Allies - Lakeland, FL

Red Tent 5k

Join us in November, in support of survivors and allies creating a culture of empowerment.


Red Tent Collaborative 2018

Local artists come together to amplify the voices of survivors to bring awareness to and further the cause of Red Tent Initiative: Survivors and allies creating a culture of empowerment to end abuse and exploitation in our communities.



Every 9 seconds a woman in the U.S. is assaulted or beaten.

Phone Calls

On a typical day, there are more than 20,000 phone calls placed to domestic violence hotlines nationwide.


of Women

1 in 3 women have been victims of [some form of] physical violence by an intimate partner within their lifetime.

Million Children

More than 3 million children witness domestic violence in their homes every year.

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