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Mariska Hargitay Directs New 'No More' PSAs on Domestic Violence

Dec. 10, 2014
By
Luchina Fisher
"There was no one who didn't have a particular line resonate so deeply that they had to take a moment to gather themselves," Hargitay, who directed the spots and whose Joyful Heart Foundation produced them, told ABC News.
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National Rape Kit Backlog Gets a $35 Million Boost

Dec. 9, 2014
By
Genevieve Belmaker
The massive national backlog of rape kits is being targeted by Manhattan’s district attorney, Cyrus Vance Jr. According to Vance, there is a backlog of “hundreds of thousands of rape kits” across the country in police warehouses.
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The Gift that Keeps on Giving: Me&Ro and the Joyful Heart Foundation's 'NO MORE' Pendant

Dec. 8, 2014
By
Barry Samaha
In collaboration with The Joyful Heart Foundation, Me&Ro has created the “NO MORE” pendant to support the mission to end domestic violence and assault.
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This is Our Moment

We are filled with joy and gratitude as we celebrate our journey—the signposts we have heeded, the milestones we have reached and the goals we’ve realized in our work to end this violence.
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1in6 Thursday: The Emotional Pain Body, Part 1

An accumulation of painful life experience that was not fully faced and accepted in the moment it arose, the "painbody" leaves behind an energy form of emotional pain.
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#RocksMyWorld: Mariska Hargitay and Me & Ro Team Up to Make New Jewelry for the Joyful Heart Foundation

Nov. 27, 2014
By
Marion Fasel

Gifts that also contribute to charity make great presents during the holiday season. The “No More” pendant Me & Ro designer Robin Renzi created with Mariska Hargitay for her Joyful Heart Foundation is not only the kind of jewel you put on and never take off, it also benefits a good cause. “This Me & Ro necklace is a beautiful way to show—and kindle in others—the commitment to ending sexual assault and domestic violence,” Hargitay says.

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Help Start the Conversation

Tomorrow, on Thanksgiving day, tune in for a sneak peak at NO MORE's new "Speechless" series of PSAs. They feature players who are so moved by the content of the shoot that they were rendered speechless.
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1in6 Thursday: Happy Thanksgiving

We could not be more thankful for the opportunity to serve and for those that have partnered with us to make our services available over the last 8 years.
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SPD Leaves most Rape Kit Evidence on the Shelf

Nov. 25, 2014
By
Linda Byron
The Seattle Police Department's records show that in a little over a decade, 1,641 rape kits were booked into evidence. But only 365 of kits were tested, just 22% of the total.
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Rape Kit Contribution Should Spur Congressional Action

Nov. 16, 2014
By
Editorial Board
Under the program announced in New York, $35 million in civil forfeiture assets will be made available to localities and states across the country to test some 70,000 rape kits, which are a collection of physical evidence painstakingly taken from victims of sexual assault.
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