Founder and president of RAINN, America’s largest anti-sexual assault organization
Scott Berkowitz is the founder and president of RAINN, America’s largest anti-sexual assault organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 800.656.HOPE<br />
and online.rainn.org. The Online Hotline was the web’s first real-time, secure counseling hotline. RAINN also operates the DoD Safe Helpline on behalf of the Department of Defense. In addition, RAINN educates more than 130 million Americans a year about sexual assault and leads national efforts to improve services to victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice. <br />
Recognizing RAINN’s effectiveness, efficiency and professionalism, Worth magazine selected RAINN as one of “America’s 100 Best Charities.”<br />
Berkowitz holds a B.A. from Hampshire College in Amherst, Mass.