HOW INDIVIDUALS CAN SUPPORT THE TOUR

We need your help to pay for transportation, lodging, and food for our nationwide book tour! So far, 70 supporters have donated $1935.

Please make a contribution to “Hey, Shorty! on the Road” today! We recommend $1 for every incident of gender-based violence you have endured.

Many thanks to the following supporters for their generosity and commitment to ending gender-based violence!

Abigail Rosenstein, Alexis Diaz, Alexis Mendoza, Alyson Toone, Amita Manghnani, Amy McKie, Andrea Plaid, Andrew Rumbach, Barbara Barrow, Brianna Stallings, Cat Tyc, Cat Veit, Chai Shenoy, Cheska Toletino, Cynetria Hooks, Dani and Bruce Humphries, Dawn Kitto, Desi K. Robinson, Elana Fogel, Ellen Keim, Emily Brandt, Erika Mikkalo, Gwen Emmons, Gwendolyn Beetham, Hannah Moulton Belec, Heather Leighton, Holly Kearl, Ileana Jimenez, Janni Aragon, Jed Bickman, Josie and Alan Ladd, Julie Kubala, Katha Pollitt, Katherine Kasdorf, Kelle Adams, Kelly Moritz, Kpoené Kofi-Bruce and Anne Nicklin, Lara and Brian Sloan, Laura and Eric Jankstrom, Laura Hodges, Lisa Factora Borchers, Lisa Polidoro, Lynn McNeely, Mark and Elona Horner Holdhusen, Marta Sanchez, Megan Rocks, Nancy Schwartzman, Nancy Wan, Naveen Kabir, Noah Levinson, Quentin Walcott, Radie Kaighin-Shields, Ri Turner, Rosemary Hicks, Scott Ritchie, Sonya Huber, Stephanie Joson, Tara Betts, Taylor Rhodes, Tina Vasquez

CORPORATE SPONSORS

Spacious and inviting, University Place Hotel and Conference Center offers comfort and affordability right in the heart of downtown Portland. With the choice between Standard and Deluxe Guest Rooms, as well as Junior and Presidential Suites, University Place Hotel offers ideal accommodations for both business and leisure travelers. Guest Services: Seasonal outdoor heated pool, 24 hour Fitness Center, 24 hour Business Center, Executive hot continental breakfast, Wireless Internet in all common areas, Full concierge services, Same-day dry cleaning and laundry service, Coin-operated guest laundry facilities, Beverage and ice machines, ATM

Hotel Nexus in North Seattle is undoubtedly one of the area’s favorites, offering the finest free amenities at truly affordable rates so your travel, whether for business or leisure will always feel… leisurely! Providing our guests with free hot breakfast, free parking and free guest laundry! Hotel Nexus features stylish and modern accommodations, complimentary High Speed Internet Access, complimentary scheduled shuttle service, as well as an outdoor pool, brand new fitness room and business center.

Grant Hotel is one of San Francisco’s more historic hotels, with 76 beautifully appointed guest rooms (wheelchair accessible available). Furnished rooms provide cable television, writing desks, telephones, cable TV, and once-a-day maid service with fresh linens. A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning and Internet can be accessed for free in the hotel’s lobby.

Launched in November of 2008, Groupon.com is a website that features unbeatable daily deals — 50 to 90% off - on the best local goods, services and cultural events in more than 500 markets and 46 countries worldwide. G-Team is a community outreach initiative within Groupon that brings communities together to do good, have fun, and make an impact. G-Team has been working in New York City to help nonprofit organizations like ours raise money and awareness by channeling the collective buying power of Groupon followers and our local supporters.

HOW BUSINESSES CAN SUPPORT THE TOUR

Becoming a sponsor of “Hey, Shorty! on the Road” is a unique opportunity to serve the nonprofit sector and increase your company’s visibility among high school and college students, nonprofit leaders, and teaching professionals across North America. Monetary sponsorships will enable an expansive tour to raise awareness about gender-based violence in schools and provide strategies to increase students’ safety. In-kind support is also desired the in the form of lodging, food, and transportation in our tour cities. Our goal is to ensure that all students are free from the harms of intimidation and bullying while attending public schools.

To find out about the promotional benefits of becoming a sponsor, email mandyvandeven@gmail.com.