100 People Rally on IPFW Campus To Stand Against Violence Toward Women

100 People Rally on IPFW Campus To Stand Against Violence Toward Women

Nearly 100 people rallied on IPFW's campus to take a stand against violence toward women.
Nearly 100 people rallied on IPFW's campus to take a stand against violence toward women.

This is the 5th year group Campus Feminists in Solidarity have hosted the "Take Back the Night Event".  It started indoors with a speaker from the Fort Wayne Women's Bureau. 

The event wrapped up in the rain for the candlelight vigil and a march around campus.

Organizer Kaitlin Van Emon says it's all about raising awareness and providing a support system for victims.

They say nationally, 1 out of 6 women is a victim of sexual assault, 1 out of 12 sexual assault victims in the US are men.
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