On Thursday, April 27th, OAESV hosted our 5th Annual Advocacy Day to End Sexual Violence in Columbus, attended by nearly 100 advocates, preventionists, and survivors from across Ohio. We heard powerful messages of support from Senator Charleta Tavares, Representative Bernadine Kent, Senator Jim Hughes, and Representative Nickie Antonio. We also heard inspiring messages from Survivor Advisory Council Members. We met with legislators and their aides, speaking the truth about sexual violence and how it’s affecting our communities. ..