Sexual Assault Awareness Month Events

March 09 2023

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

The following is a list of events taking place in Northeast Ohio during Sexual Assault Awareness Month to raise awareness about rape and sexual abuse in our community.

Click here for a printable SAAM calendar of events. 

2023 Calendar of Events

March 31, 2023

  • Silent Beauty screening at Cleveland International Film Festival at 2:20 p.m. Use the code CRCC for $1 off tickets.

April 1-30, 2023

  • The 1035 Club on Bridge Street in Ashtabula – “Teal Me About It” cocktail will be available throughout April.
  • Bookhouse Brewing – During April, patrons will have the option to donate an amount of their choice to CRCC during checkout.
  • Fitzgerald’s Wine Bar, Restaurant & Shop in Ashtabula – During April, patrons can order a special “Blue Bird” cocktail and shop a selection of teal earrings. $1 of every purchase made from the earrings and the cocktail will be donated to Cleveland Rape Crisis Center. 
  • Little Birdie Wine Nest Use the code #CRCC for $5 off tickets to any Little Birdie Wine Nest event in April.

April 1, 2023

April 3, 2023

April 4, 2023 – SAAM Day of Action

  • Wear Teal Day: On SAAM Day of Action, friends, volunteers, and community partners are encouraged to wear the color teal in support of survivors.

April 5, 2023

Self Guided Activity

April 10, 2023

April 12, 2023

  • Wear Blue Day: Friends, volunteers, and community partners are encouraged to wear the color blue in support of Child Abuse Prevention Month.
  • Ambassador Training: Part 2, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Self Guided Activity

April 16, 2023

April 17, 2023

Self Guided Activity

April 20, 2023

April 21, 2023

April 21-30, 2023

  • The Bakery on Main – Teal Ribbon sugar cookies will be available until the end of the month. $1 of every Ribbon cookie sold will be donated to Cleveland Rape Crisis Center.

April 22, 2023

April 21-23, 2023

  • Kendra Gives BackVisit Kendra Scott at 28699 Chagrin Blvd in Woodmere OH from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. for sips, sweets, jewelry, and to support survivors of sexual violence. During the event, 20% of purchases made in-store will benefit Cleveland Rape Crisis Center. If you’re shopping online, use online code GIVEBACK-DWKIM from 4/21-4/24/2023.

April 23-29, 2023

April 24, 2023

  • Melt Mondays at all Melt Bar & Grilled locations. To participate, patrons must present this flyer (either printed or on mobile) to Melt staff before closing out their bill. 

April 26, 2023

  • Denim Day: Friends, volunteers, and community partners are encouraged to wear denim to raise awareness and speak out against misconceptions about sexual violence.
  • Dine for the Cause at Harbor Halcyon in Ashtabula.

April 28, 2023

  • Laurello Vineyards: Enjoy an evening of food, dessert, and wine at Laurello Vineyards in Geneva, Ohio. Part of the proceeds will be donated to Cleveland Rape Crisis Center to support survivors during Sexual Assault Awareness Month. 

April 30, 2023