A CALL TO MEN

Ravens' Chris Canty Speaking out at Seminar to Prevent Domestic Violence

Defensive lineman partnering with Verizon Foundation, A Call to Men for seminar with coaches to prevents
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The Baltimore Sun gave readers a preview of what participants could expect from the April 16th, A Call To Coaches: Your Voice Counts training  - a seminar to help coaches combat domestic violence by teaching athletes to be men of good character. 

By Aaron Wilson

Ravens defensive lineman Chris Canty plans to deliver a strong message to hundreds of middle school, high school, college and youth coaches to try to prevent domestic violence.

ESPN Features New Training to Help Coaches Combat Domestic Violence

Carolina Panthers Head Coach Ron Rivera Teams up with Verizon Foundation, A CALL TO MEN and Sportscaster James Brown
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Written By: Bill Speros, Special to ESPN.com

Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera has a simple directive for his players starting on day one: "Be a man." 

Rivera has certainly earned his "man card." He was the son of an Army officer and played linebacker for Mike Ditka on the 1985 Chicago Bears as part of Buddy Ryan's ferocious "46" defense. He returned to the Super Bowl with the Bears as defensive coordinator in February 2007 and has been coaching the Panthers since 2011.

Coaches Get Equipped to Mentor Boys and Young Men to Have a Healthy and Respectful Manhood

Verizon Foundation, A CALL TO MEN Team With Carolina Panthers Head Coach and GM, Former Players, CBS Sportscaster James Brown to Enable Coaches to Develop Young Men of Character
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CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 19, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Several hundred coaches from middle and high schools, colleges and universities, and community leagues across the Carolinas met on Thursday (March 14) to learn how to develop young men of character.

Verizon Foundation Awards Grant to Alabama Non-Profit for Domestic Violence Prevention

$20,000 Grant to One Place Family Justice Center to Support A CALL TO MEN Initiative
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MONTGOMERY, Ala., Jan. 21, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The Verizon Foundation presented a $20,000 grant to the One Place Family Justice Center last night to support an initiative aimed at engaging and empowering men to speak out against domestic violence.

New England Patriots Kevin Faulk and Matthew Slater Visit East Boston High School; Call on Students to End Widespread Relationship Violence

400 Students Join Slater in Taking the LIVERESPECT Pledge, a Commitment to End Teen Relationship Violence
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Kevin Faulk and Matthew Slater of the New England Patriots visited East Boston High School on Friday (Dec. 9) to lead Training Camps for Life – a program that educates students about teen relationship violence. They were joined by retired Patriot and East Boston High School alumnus Jermaine Wiggins and retired Washington Redskin Pete Kendall, a football standout at Boston College.

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Kevin Faulk and Matthew Slater of the New England Patriots visited East Boston High School on Friday (Dec. 9) to lead Training Camps for Life – a program that educates students about teen relationship violence. They were joined by retired Patriot and East Boston High School alumnus Jermaine Wiggins and retired Washington Redskin Pete Kendall, a football standout at Boston College.

New Orleans Saints Offensive Tackle Zach Strief Visits Lusher Charter School to Lead ‘Training Camps for Life,’ a Program to Educate Students About Teen Relationship Violence

500 Students Joined Strief in Taking the LIVERESPECT Pledge, a Commitment to End Teen Relationship Violence
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New Orleans Saints rally to support Training Camps for Life, a partnership of the National Football League Players Association, A CALL TO MEN and the Verizon Foundation, to educate students about teen relationship violence.

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New Orleans Saints rally to support Training Camps for Life, a partnership of the National Football League Players Association, A CALL TO MEN and the Verizon Foundation, to educate students about teen relationship violence.

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