Share Your Story

Protect Our Defenders seeks to educate the public and policy makers by amplifying survivors’ voices. We understand and respect that speaking out is often very hard. Your voice is powerful. You can help bring this issue out of the darkness.

Stories submitted to Protect Our Defenders may be published publicly but you can choose to remain anonymous. We reserve the right to make edits for clarity and content.

***DISCLAIMER: If you are currently under the age of 18 and are sharing your experience with sexual violence (assault, abuse, etc.), please note that we are required to report claims of child abuse to a local child protective services agency or to local law enforcement.***