The 3rd Annual “I Believe You” walk is an event aimed at raising awareness about sexual assault and empowering survivors. The walk will take place in Ft. McDermitt, Nevada on Saturday, April 29th, 2023, starting at 8:30 am. There will be a continental breakfast at the Youth Center.
The walk will begin at #222 North Road to 111 North Road, Youth Center.
The event will begin with a gathering and open prayer. There will be speeches from survivors, advocates, and community leaders. The walk will then begin, led by survivors and their allies.
Throughout the walk, participants will have the opportunity to engage with resources and support services available to survivors.
There will also be informational booths and interactive displays, highlighting the prevalence and impact of sexual assault, as well as ways to prevent it.
The 3rd Annual “I Believe You” walk is open to all members of the community, and registration is free. Participants are encouraged to wear teal, the color representing sexual assault awareness, and to bring signs and banners expressing support for survivors. By coming together and walking in solidarity, we can send a powerful message that survivors are not alone and that their voices and experiences matter.