‘‘Until the Violence Stops: Los Angeles’’ (aka UTVS:LA) is the LA organization who organizes and promotes V-Day. A coalition of activists, artists, entertainers, educators, civic leaders and concerned citizens who reside in Los Angeles County, UTVS:LA wants to see Los Angeles become the safest city on earth for women and girls.
V-Day is a global movement to stop violence against women and girls. V-Day is a catalyst that promotes creative events to increase awareness, raise money and revitalize the spirit of existing anti-violence organizations. V-Day generates broader attention for the fight to stop violence against women and girls, including rape, battery, incest, female genital mutilation (FGM) and sexual slavery.