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Brighter Day Concert & Workshop

Northern Virginia Community College, Alexandria, VA

Join us in Room AA 196 for Performance. Writing, and Conversations About Power and Inclusion.

Co-Sponsored by: Jean Braden Center for Women, Gender, and Social Equity and NOVA Sexual Assault Services

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Montgomery College, 7995 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

Join us 3/27/2018 at the Montgomery College Takoma Park Campus for a Brighter Day Workshop from 11-12:30 pm in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

The Songwriter Workshop will be led by SASA founder, and award-winning songwriter Caroline Ferrante. The workshop will feature a writing prompt, open discussion, and performances from local songwriters who advocate on behalf of abuse, assault, IPV, DV, LGBTQ perspectives, and racial intersections.

Event is FREE to students, and $10 to the general public. Only adults and college aged students will be admitted.

SASA Songwriting Workshop led by Caroline Ferrante

Montgomery College Cultural Arts Center, 7995 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring

Join us for a creative writing workshop with area songwriters. Explore lyric writing and gain basic skills for aspiring songwriters- or writers of any stripe. Bring a song, rap, oe poem to share with your preferred instrument. A piano will be provided. Free demo recorded for those who email ahead:


SASA is a community of songwriters who embrace our opportunity to bring change and healing through music. We advocate on behalf of gender, race, equality, and intersectional human rights issues- to challenge the foundations of Rape Culture and amplify marginalized voices. 

If you are a DC area songwriter with topical songs to share, please email me ( with your song links (video preferred). Join the conversation with students at Montgomery College, Northern Virginia Community College and beyond!

If you have a venue or need help with an event with a goal to help survivors of assault, and to break the cycle of violence, then contact us. We are here to help! Artists donate their time to help make a difference. 

If you are just dropping by our page, please join our email list- we'd love to get to know you and your story.

Love & Light-

Caroline Ferrante, Songwriter, Founder 

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