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SAPR Survivor Vigil

Col. Bob Reeves, 30th Space Wing vice commander, listens as Edward Wilson, guest speaker, provides a spoken word performance during Sexual Assault Prevention and Response’s Survivor Vigil April 19, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The performance was part of the Difference Makers “Cultivating Difference Makers” presentation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)

Col. Bob Reeves, 30th Space Wing vice commander, listens as Edward Wilson, guest speaker, provides a spoken word performance during Sexual Assault Prevention and Response’s Survivor Vigil April 19, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The performance was part of the Difference Makers “Cultivating Difference Makers” presentation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)

Col. Bob Reeves, 30th Space Wing vice commander, applauds following Edward Wilson’s, guest speaker from Difference Makers, spoken word performance during the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response’s Survivor Vigil April 19, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The SAPR hosts the vigil annually to honor sexual assault survivors and to pay tribute to those who have not come forward. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)

Col. Bob Reeves, 30th Space Wing vice commander, applauds following Edward Wilson’s, guest speaker from Difference Makers, spoken word performance during the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response’s Survivor Vigil April 19, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The SAPR hosts the vigil annually to honor sexual assault survivors and to pay tribute to those who have not come forward. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)

The members who attended during the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response’s Survivor Vigil took a courtesy walk a lap of silence April 19, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The walk around the track provided attendees with time to reflect on the stories shared during the ceremony and show support to those who have survived sexual assault. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)

The members who attended during the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response’s Survivor Vigil took a courtesy walk a lap of silence April 19, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The walk around the track provided attendees with time to reflect on the stories shared during the ceremony and show support to those who have survived sexual assault. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)

Edward Wilson, a guest speaker, shares a spoken word performance during Sexual Assault Prevention and Response’s Survivor Vigil April 19, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. After his performance, Wilson shared a few short stories and scenarios about obstacles he has overcome regarding sexual assult. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)

Edward Wilson, a guest speaker, shares a spoken word performance during Sexual Assault Prevention and Response’s Survivor Vigil April 19, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. After his performance, Wilson shared a few short stories and scenarios about obstacles he has overcome regarding sexual assult. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)

Edward Wilson, a guest speaker, shares a spoken word performance during the 30th Space Wing Sexual Assault Prevention and Response’s Survivor Vigil April 19, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. Wilson is an Army veteran who works with Today Difference Makers to share his story of sexual assault through spoken word poetry across the country. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)

Edward Wilson, a guest speaker, shares a spoken word performance during the 30th Space Wing Sexual Assault Prevention and Response’s Survivor Vigil April 19, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. Wilson is an Army veteran who works with Today Difference Makers to share his story of sexual assault through spoken word poetry across the country. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)

Teresa Loya, 30th Space Wing Sexual Assault Prevention and Response victim advocate, speaks during the Survivor Vigil April 19, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The vigil, hosted by SAPR office, highlighted guest speaker’s experiences with sexual assault and the stories of how they overcame their obstacles. The ceremony concluded with a walk around the track, allowing member’s time to reflect on the ceremony. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)

Teresa Loya, 30th Space Wing Sexual Assault Prevention and Response victim advocate, speaks during the Survivor Vigil April 19, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The vigil, hosted by SAPR office, highlighted guest speaker’s experiences with sexual assault and the stories of how they overcame their obstacles. The ceremony concluded with a walk around the track, allowing member’s time to reflect on the ceremony. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Col. Bob Reeves, 30th Space Wing vice commander, listens as Edward Wilson, guest speaker, provides a spoken word performance during Sexual Assault Prevention and Response’s Survivor Vigil April 19, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The performance was part of the Difference Makers “Cultivating Difference Makers” presentation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)