Events

May 10, 2013

Take a Stand

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Mary Chipman, the Installation Sexual Assault Response Coordinator for MCAS Yuma and a Marine with Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron perform a dramatic skit about sexual trauma. The skit was part of the first annual “Take a Stand” bike ride to raise awareness for sexual assault.

 
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Active duty and retired Marines participated in the first annual “Take a Stand” bike ride at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., April 30, as a culminating event for Sexual Assault Awareness month.

 
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Marines from squadrons around base stand on the parade deck after Morning Colors at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., watch Mary Chipman, the Installation Sexual Assault Response Coordinator for MCAS Yuma and a Marine with Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron perform a dramatic skit about sexual trauma. The skit was conducted as a part of the first annual “Take a Stand” against sexual assault bike ride to raise awareness and preventive strategies.

 
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Active duty and retired Marines participate in a motorcycle ride at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., as a culminating event to raise awareness for Sexual Assault Awareness month. Participants, which also included community guests and family members, were provided with t-shirts that called for everyone to take a stand against sexual assault.

 




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