Brianna Piro ’17: “Free Self Defense Class for Women”

Binder #96

Major: Psychology and Sociology

Passion: Health and Wellness, Human Rights, Education and Outreach

Organization: LINC Center

Project Summary:

In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, there will be a self-defense class free of charge available to women interested in learning the importance of protecting onself. The program is intended to help women develop a stronger confidence and a higher self-esteem.

A note from Brianna:

“If you are reading this, you are one step closer to educating women about the dangers of domestic violence and to building a sense of confidence in women. [Programs teaching self-defense will help women] be one less statistic and one more empowered individual. You are one step closer to potentially changing a life.”