"The cause really ties into the event because we're supporting female strength and perseverance in hard times, which is a whole different type of strength," says Danae Mc Leod, associate executive director at Grace Outreach."Many of our students are undocumented, so it's a really dangerous time for them, and it's hard to get funding." This year they raised over ,000.
The three of them prove to be key elements of the retake of Trost District and the story henceforth.
Assault and battery often bring up images of the typical fight or brawl, and some states combine the two offenses.
However, the terms are actually two separate legal concepts with distinct elements.
A powerlifting competition doesn't immediately sound like the venue for female empowerment: Participants are stacked against one another to lift heavier barbells than the person before them.
But to the women in the Iron Maidens Raw Open in Brooklyn, it's not just a place to lift a heavy thing and put it down, it's an opportunity to metaphorically lift up the women around them and their community.