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Our heart, our tribe, and the occasional bit of news.

We want to set you up for success so we’ve written out resources for counseling and inspiring messages from survivors and thought leaders.

Apr 09, 2021 | Uncategorized

It’s Time to Get it Off Your Chest

One of the biggest lessons I have taken away from my own journey navigating abuse was the power that came with authoring my own story. ~ As a child, I

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Dec 31, 2020 | Uncategorized

Best Moment of 2020

Well, hello there, dear friend! 🙂 I hope you had a great Christmas! I typically write a short year-end recap. I’ve attempted to write this thing a few times, but…

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Nov 06, 2020 | Uncategorized

How To: Be There For Survivors of Sexual Assault and Harassment

In June 2020, Netflix released the documentary, Athlete A, which delves into the decades of sexual abuse of young athletes by Dr. Larry Nassar. I watched it the day it

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Sep 28, 2020 | Outreach & impact | Stories of Inspiration & Hope | Uncategorized

Here’s To Cody Brinkerhoff

Next month will mark 8 years since Speak Your Silence was started.  I “launched” it (whatever that means) less than a month after getting married, and I had no idea

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Sep 28, 2019 | Uncategorized

Bridget and the bus are headed to… SAN DIEGO!

Guess what, guys?! We are sending Bridget and the bus to San Diego for Winter! We just wrapped up an awesome Year 1 with the bus and I am thrilled

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May 08, 2019 | Uncategorized

Reason #1234567 why Boise is the best: Treefort Music Fest

*This Treefort Music Festival Recap was written by Bridget, our Outreach Manager. We think she’s the best! Hello! Hi! Hola! For those who are reading and have never been to

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Mar 04, 2019 | Uncategorized

Meet Kaycee!

Sometimes we get the chance to meet some of the sweetest and most down-to-earth people, and then sometimes those people come and work for us! Kaycee joined the Speak Your

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Jan 13, 2019 | Uncategorized

Vanna White: Holiday Edition

HAPPY NEW YEAR Y’ALL! Bridget here, the gal who has all the in’s when it comes to Vanna White (our VW bus in case you’re new around here), some may

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Jan 07, 2019 | Uncategorized

Scott Lamm Joins SYS’ Board of Directors

Hey friends!  Today I’m excited to announce Scott Lamm as the newest member to Speak Your Silence’s Board! Scott will be filling the seat of our outgoing Board Member, RV

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Dec 28, 2018 | Uncategorized

Vanna White, Mr. Rogers & Why 2019 Will Rock!

Well, hello there, friend! It’s been quite a year and we’re so grateful!  And our vision for 2019… kicks 2018’s butt!  Shall we catch up?  I agree.  Let’s! (Pssst –

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