On April 11, during Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Miss Michigan 2018, Emily Sioma, will be coming to Traverse City. Emily will take the stage at Milliken Auditorium to share her personal journey as a sexual assault survivor, raise awareness of the issue and encourage other survivors to be proud of their recovery journey. This event is made possible by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.
Join us for a very special Sexual Assault Awareness Month event to benefit the Women’s Resource Center for the Grand Traverse Area.Emily Sioma, Miss Michigan 2018, will be coming to Northern Michigan to share her journey as a sexual assault survivor, and help bring Solace & Solidarity to survivors and the allies who support them. A panel discussion will follow Emily’s speech.
Date:Thursday, April 11, 2019
Time: 5:00-5:45 PM - VIP Meet & Greet (includes general admission seating)
5:30PM – Doors open for General and Student Admission
6:00PM – 7:30PM Emily and Panel Discussion
Cost: VIP Meet & Greet - $50 per ticket.Limited to the first 45!
General Admission - $20 per ticket
Student Admission – First 50 student tickets free, compliments of NMC
Location: Milliken Auditorium, 1701 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686
1 in 6 women will be the victim of a completed or attempted rape in her lifetime.The Women’s Resource Center for the Grand Traverse Area is part of our area’s Sexual Assault Response Team.Our specially trained staff and volunteers are on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to support survivors as a Rape Kit is completed.
Proceeds from this event will benefit the Women’s Resource Center for the Grand Traverse Area.
Together, we as a community can ensure that no survivor ever has to be alone.