The It’s On Us® Fort Collins initiative was launched in September 2015 as a declaration that sexual assault isn’t just an issue involving a victim and a perpetrator, but rather one in which we all have a role to play.
This pledge is a personal commitment to help keep people safe from sexual assault. It is a promise not to be a bystander to the problem, but to be a part of the solution.
that non-consensual sex is sexual assault.
situations in which sexual assault may occur.
in situations where consent has not or cannot be given.
an environment in which sexual assault is unacceptable and survivors are supported.
“It’s On Us to prevent rape culture in our community.”
“It’s On Us to all play a role in ending sexual violence. Let’s come together as one Fort Collins community!”
“It’s On Us to respond to inappropriate jokes.”
“It’s on us to do what’s right regardless of risk to self.”
“It’s on us to never stay silent.”
“It’s on us to take responsibility for our actions and inactions.”