MVP has been proven to be effective through a multi-year, independent evaluation. Utilizing a mixed-methods approach, MVP has been shown to produce significant positive change in students' knowledge and behaviors relating to gender violence and prevention. To view the evaluation, please go to http://www.sportinsociety.org/vpd/mvp.php .
How many people have benefited from your program over the last year? Which element of the program proved itself most effective?
Over three hundred high school students received MVP training last year. However, over one thousand students received a modified presentation of MVP through its train the trainer(MVP TTT) program. MVP TTT program works with high school students, who have been trained in MVP, to deliver classroom presentations about men's violence against women to middle school students and their high school peers.