V-Day Annual Report 2016 - ONE BILLION RISING: RISE FOR REVOLUTION 1 - Page 40

WHEN WE BEGAN CITY OF JOY, we said we would wait five years before we could assess whether our revolutionary experiment could or would work. The answer is a wild, definitive yes. We have created a model for turning pain to power and planting, for transforming trauma into joy and leadership, for healing through land and love.