Welcome to the StoryTelling & Organizing Project

Here you will find audio clips and transcripts from some of STOP's stories. You will also find information about our project partners, discussion questions and resources for using STOP stories in your own work to intervene in interpersonal violence, as well as information on how to get involved in the project.


Organizing Resources for

StoryTelling and Interventions

Telling Our Stories: Storytelling as Community Organizing

For those of us engaged in community organizing projects, we gather together to develop our own solutions and responses to the problems we face rather than relying on (or actively being denied) responses by those in power. We gather together because we understand that we are the experts on our own situations and that we are the essential agents in transforming our conditions… read more or Download PDF

Creative Interventions Toolkit Now Available!

The Creative Interventions Toolkit: A Practical Guide to Stop Interpersonal Violence is available in pre-release form.

While we are waiting for the finalizing of the designed version of this Toolkit, we wanted to make the contents of the Toolkit available for the public.  Click here to get the kit!


STOP has had the opportunity to partner and work collaboratively with amazing organizations throughout the country.  We encourage you to learn about these organizations and to support their important work. Click here for more information.

Mixed Media

Everyday, individual community members and organizations are making media about their struggles for healthy and self-determined communities. Whether it be by writing, storytelling, video-making, or through visual or performing arts, we are lucky to have so many resources at our fingertips. Here are a few STOP and our partners are excited about…

STOP Materials

Here are some downloadable tools and information we’ve developed along with our partners. We hope to make more and more of our tools available in easy-to-use formats.