FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lynn Harris Phone: 212.868.6500 Email: lynn@breakthrough.tv New York, NY —April 5 – Breakthrough announced today that its multimedia storytelling platform THE G WORD has been honored for Best Web: Activism in the 20th Annual Webby Awards. Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts…

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 9, 2016Contact: Amy Lebowitz, Camino PR 212.255.2575 / amy@caminopr.com Lawmakers must continue listening to young people, survivors NEW YORK — U.S. House Republicans and Democrats voted unanimously Tuesday to approve the Survivor’s Bill of Rights, legislation that will support and ensure protections for survivors of sexual assault. Phoebe Schreiner, U.S. country director of…

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2016 Contact: Amy Lebowitz, Camino PR amy@caminopr.com / 212-255-2575 Early Brock Turner release should be catalyst to tackle rape culture Turner is exception, not rule, in serving any jail time after conviction NEW YORK — On Friday, Brock Turner, the 21-year-old Stanford student convicted of sexual assault in a high-profile case, is…

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For Immediate ReleaseApril 30, 2016Contact: Loretta Kane (917-410-7242 or loretta@caminopr.com) NEW YORK — Last night, global human rights group Breakthrough hosted the 2016 Breakthrough Inspiration Awards, honoring changemakers taking action to build a world where gender-based violence is unacceptable and everyone lives with dignity, equality and justice. This year’s annual event was held at the Mandarin…

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April 15, 2016Contact: Amy Lebowitz, Camino PRamy@caminopr.com / 212-255-2575 Benefit dinner convenes 400 leaders and social change actors from fields including global media, finance, philanthropy and women’s and girls’ rights NEW YORK — On April 29, global human rights group Breakthrough will host the2016 Breakthrough Inspiration Awards, honoring changemakers taking action to build a world where gender-based violence…

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MEDIA ADVISORY April 11, 2016 Contact:Lauren Gray (212-255-2575/ lauren@caminopr.com) Human rights group Breakthrough receives Skoll Award, will use funds to catalyze one million social change actors NEW YORK — Today, the Skoll Foundation announced that global human rights group Breakthrough has been awarded $1.25 million as a 2016 Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship recipient. Breakthrough works…

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