Monthly Archives: August 2017

Meet The Millennial Who Created Athena, A Safety Wearable For The 21st Century

Some members of generation Z are within their highest risk years for rape and sexual assault, and females ages 16-19 are four times more likely than the general population to be victims of rape, attempted rape, or sexual assault. As these children of older millennials start college looking to address the issue of assault at its root (and taking […]

Meet ROAR For Good

Philadelphia startup takes on the devastating impact of sexual assault through wearable technology and a mission of education, awareness, and prevention. In 2014, Yasmine Mustafa spent six months traveling alone through South America. Along the journey, she repeatedly heard stories from women across the continent who had been sexually assaulted. When she returned to Philadelphia, […]