Courageous Conversations With Ohio Men


We are excited to announce the OHMAN Healthy Masculinity Campaign – ‘Know Better. Do Better. Be Better.  This is a gender-based violence prevention social media campaign geared towards creating and supporting communities where all people can live free of violence within their homes, relationships, and communities.  As a partner and ally in this work, we know that you share in this commitment to respect, safety, and equality. 


As part of our current social media campaign, we are excited to share our upcoming ‘Courageous Conversations W/ Ohio Men‘ event on behalf of the Ohio Men’s Action Network (OHMAN).  With the recently launched statewide social media campaign titled  ‘Know Better. Do Better. Be Better.‘ this first of a quarterly conversation will happen on March 9th, 2021 from 10 – 11:30AM and will aim to transform harmful gender norms, establish gender equality, and inspire young Men and Boys to learn active bystander skills.  With special guest Tony Porter (A Call to Men) and Rus Funk, ODVN’s Glenn A Harris and OAESV’s Jayvon Howard will host dialog and respond to audience participation regarding today’s societal issues surrounding young men and boys.  

The marketing, registration, and website will be live and ready to go on 
Tuesday, February 9th, 2021.     
Registration is LIMITED – This is a FREE event for ALL Men and Boys, Fathers, Coaches, Teachers, Mentors & Athletes throughout OHIO and registration is limited to 500. Please be sure to register above and follow us on social media @ FacebookTwitter, Instagram, YouTube




The Word is Spreading!

Become an ally and be part of the change

Ohio Men’s Action Network is growing and becoming a unifying effort in Ohio to reach boys, young men, and men to prevent all forms of violence.




Presented as a skill building workshop, “The New Playbook” will provide participants the opportunity to increase knowledge and strengthen skills related to effectively challenging attitudes and behaviors that support multiple forms of violence.  This 2-day training addresses the following topics:

  • Team Building
  • Intersections of Oppression
  • Counter vs. Dominant Stories
  • Risk & Protective Factors
  • Connecting the Dots Among Multiple Forms of Violence
  • Bystander Intervention
  • Leadership Skill Building

The New Playbook: Standing Strong to Promote Non-Violence may be implemented on Ohio college or university campuses or in community based settings.  For more information take a look at the Campus Brochure or the Community Brochure.







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Im Registered / I Voted !

As part of our ‘Voting’ social media campaign, we have designed Facebook Frames that you can use on Facebook to show your enthusiasm for the upcoming election.  Below you will see images of what those frames look like. 
Please share these frames, along with images of you in your OHMAN ‘Know Better. Do Better. Be Better.’ campaign mask (example below), on your personal and/or organizational pages, and in your networks.