About Us

  • 1 in 5 girls (20%), and 1 in 10 boys (10%) are sexually abused or assaulted before age 18.

  • 18% of children are physically injured due to discipline before they turn 18.

  • 10% of children are bullied on a regular basis.

  • Sexual abuse/assault and physical abuse occur in every culture and neighborhood - although many people believe “it can’t happen to their family.”

  • Ten percent of school children are targets of sexual misconduct.

Child Abuse Prevention Education (CAPE) strives to provide resources and tools for students, parents, teachers and administrators, ensuring that everyone in any given school community has the tools to combat child abuse. The CAPE Initiative's vision is for every school system to have the right tools to ensure every child is protected, healthy, happy and loved.

Cape Advisors Include:​​​​

  • Macy Adams, MPA - Prevention Program Manager at Dee Norton

  • Liv Bishop, Liv Bishop Designs  (Designer)

  • Katelyn N. Brewer, CEO - Darkness to Light

  • James T. H. Buxton, Porter-Gaud Chair

  • Hank Cheves, Recent Chairman of the Board of Porter-Gaud

  • Denzyl Feigelson, Apple Computer (Music)

  • Stafford Green, CAPE Lead Volunteer and PG Class of 1983 Alumni

  • Josh Grier, Chief Operating Officer, Ember Lab  (Gaming)

  • Debbie Herring-Lash,  Charleston Asst. Solicitor 

  • Mark H. Moreland, VP, The Coca-Cola Company, (Strategy)

  • Darrell Morris, Charleston County DSS Interim Director

  • Luther Reynolds, Charleston, S.C. City Police Chief 

  • Alyssa Rheingold, PhD. MUSC

  • Carole Campbell Swiecicki, Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center

  • Jamie Tozzi, Porter-Gaud Board Member

  • Christopher Travers, Entrepreneur, Atlanta Ventures (Web)

Advisory Team

  • Denzyl Feigelson, Apple Computer (Music)

  • Josh Grier, Chief Operating Officer, Ember Lab  (Gaming)

  • Mark H. Moreland, VP, The Coca-Cola Company, (Strategy)

  • Liv Bishop, Liv Bishop Designs  (Designer)

  • Christopher Travers, Entrepreneur, Atlanta Ventures (Web)

Our Origin

Stafford Green created CAPE in 2018, with the goal of working with Porter-Gaud to create and share world class child abuse prevention education. 

WHEre?

Porter-Gaud (PG) is an independent K-12 school located in Charleston, SC

DESIGN

With the guidance of Stafford Green and other teachers at Porter-Gaud, a group of 5 students created this website to provide child abuse prevention and educational resources. 

How to reach us

Emails and other info is needed for contact

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