Columbia and Barnard Recognized by Avon Foundation for Step Up! Program

The Columbia Health Sexual Violence Response and Barnard Well Woman programs were awarded the Avon Foundation’s Ambassador Award for their partnership in the Step Up! bystander training. The Award was presented at Avon’s Tribute Reception on November 20, 2014 in recognition of the team’s work towards fostering a safe environment for the Barnard/Columbia community. The Avon Foundation’s annual Tribute Reception honors individuals and organizations committed to ending both breast cancer and domestic violence.

December 02, 2014

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Executive Director of Student Health and Wellness Programs MJ Murphy, SVR & Rape Crisis/Anti-Violence Support Center Director La'Shawn Rivera, and Evangeline Delgado '15 joined by Avon CEO Sheri McCoy, Avon Foundation's Christine Jaworsky and renowned American portrait photographer Annie Leibovitz. (Photo credit: Avon Foundation)