Virtual Celebration of Excellence

The New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault



The New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault is excited to announce that our 11th Annual Celebration of Excellence will be held virtually on October 22, 2020 at 6:30 pm.


Join us for this virtual event where we will honor your colleagues who have done exemplary advocacy work on behalf of survivors of sexual assault:


Practicing Attorney: Jessica Morak, Staff Attorney at Sanctuary for Families
Preventionists: Eric McGriff, Preventionist at CVTC and K Richardson, Coordinator of Campus Engagement and Prevention at AVP
Rape Crisis Professional: Monica Pombo, SAFE Program Supervisor at NYP Weill-Cornell
SAFE: Jennifer Alves, SART Coordinator at Bellevue Hospital, Manhattan H&H
Volunteer Rape Crisis Advocate: Terry Smith, Volunteer Advocate at NYP Weill-Cornell
Emerging Leader: Anthony McGriff, Teacher at Exceed Middle School
Law Enforcement Professional: Chastity Caban, NYPD Police Officer at Manhattan SVD


The Annual Celebration of Excellence brings together the sexual assault community to honor and commemorate the winners of the Lydia Martinez Multidisciplinary Collaboration Awards. Recipients of the awards are involved in the coordinated efforts to respond to sexual violence in New York City.


Join us on Zoom:
Meeting ID: 940 8751 3997
Passcode: 632306


The 11th Annual Celebration of Excellence is being offered at no cost this year but donations are welcome.


Please help us celebrate these extraordinary professionals and their stories of serving survivors of sexual assault. We look forward to seeing you on October 22nd!