Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Resource Fair raises awareness regarding domestic abuse at Rio

Angelo Torres , Staff Writer April 25, 2017

As a part of Domestic Abuse Awareness month, Rio Hondo hosted a Resource Fair for several organizations that assist victims of Domestic Abuse in the Mid Quad, April 18 and 19. This event was also used to spotlight Rio Hondo’s own VIP (Violence Intervention Program), an organization on campus that...

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Rio partners with Project Sister Family Services to assist victims of domestic violence

Rio partners with Project Sister Family Services to assist victims of domestic violence

Sandra Reyes, Staff Writer October 20, 2016

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and Rio Hondo and Whittier College are now bringing awareness and help for victims onto their campuses. Both RHC and Whittier College are partnering with Project Sister Family Services, an agency based in Pomona, CA that helps victims of sexual...

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Silhouettes representing domestic violence victims in the upper- quad.

RHC hosts The Silent Witness Initiative

Xavier Alatorre, Staff Writer October 18, 2016

Seven red silhouettes stand in a row. Positioned almost shoulder to shoulder in solidarity, the cutouts represent a casualty of domestic violence, a display put on by The Silent Witness Initiative to commemorate National Domestic Violence Month. The non-profit group attempts to bring awareness to college...

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