On March 24th we hosted a “Chalk Walk” in which the community could leave messages of support for those amongst us who have experienced sexual or gendered violence. Here are some of the highlights.
Part of ending street harassment is being an active bystander. As we approach Anti-Street Harassment Week, Hollaback! Vancouver and Metro Vancouver Transit Police (Transit Police) challenge you to do just that. April 13 is the official launch of an exciting new partnership between Hollaback! Vancouver and Transit Police which endeavours to raise awareness about … Continued
April is home to International Anti Street Harassment Week, which runs April 12-19th. Here in Vancouver we are kicking it up a notch and running multiple events all month long – turning April into our BIGGEST MONTH YET! We have campaigns, art shows, and an exciting collaboration to announce in the next 2 weeks! … Continued
During Car Free Day on Commercial Drive, Vancouver Hollaback hosted its first official event — a chalk walk! Despite a rare Vancouver thunderstorm and a strange encounter with a bag-pipe playing goat on stilts, we managed to have some encouraging dialogue with interested folks. At least 15 new people know about Hollaback! and that makes … Continued