♥ In 2000 Crece Bilingual School in Puerto Penasco, Sonora, Mexico began a partnership with the Hands & Words Are Not For Hurting Project®.
♥ Annual events take place in February, to celebrate Valentine’s Day.
♥ The local TV station covered a 2011 Purple Hands Pledge® community event that was a tremendous success!
♥ Children, parents, teachers, and community members take the Purple Hands Pledge® at school and community events.
♥ An average of 1,500 Purple Hands Pledges are taken each year!