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Thanks to a reader for sending:
“Thought this new DC Safe Bars program was interesting.”
Safe Bar’s website says:
“Welcome to Safe Bars! Safe Bars uses innovative bystander education strategies to empower DC-area bar staff to stand up against sexual harassment and assault. We also train people all over the country to start a Safe Bars program where they live.
There are plenty of D.C. bars with great ambiance and killer drink deals to choose from when deciding where to hold your happy hour. So why not choose a bar where your attendees will feel safe, secure, and respected while enjoying that $2-off Hopslam?
If you host your happy hour at a certified Safe Bar, you can rest easy knowing that the bar staff have your back. You’ll also be helping encourage other D.C.-area bars to get Safe Bar-certified!
Complete this form to receive more information about hosting your next happy hour at a Safe Bar.”