Friend Movment


Paint George Washington Bridge Purple

PAINT GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE PURPLE Support a Mother and Brother, Jane and James Clementi, as they celebrate the life of Tyler Clementi by walking across George Washington Bridge. Let’s join them on November 10th, 2013! Join Friend Movement, Tyler Clementi Foundation, GLAAD & GLSEN Read more →


Jadin Bell’s Father, Joe Bell, Killed While Walking Across Country for Bullying Prevention Month

We are heartbroken to learn of the death of Joe Bell, who like us, was walking to bring bullying to the forefront of conversation. Everyone associated with Friend Movement expresses condolences to Mr. Bell’s family. His death not only makes us more steadfast in our conviction to complete our walk to New York City, but it also makes us stronger… Read more →


“921 Miles”, a kick-off event.

Join Friend Movement co-founders, Ronnie Kroell & Elliot London, in collaboration with Tyler Clementi Foundation, The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN) and GLAAD for a kick-off celebration of their 921 mile journey from Chicago to NYC to raise awareness during bullying prevention month! Hosted By: Richard Pryor Jr. Featuring: “DJs The Byrne Twins” An evening of music, friendship,… Read more →


You’ve Got A Friend, bullying prevention panel.

JOIN US for a bullying prevention panel on Friday October 4th, 2013 at Center On Halsted – Rooftop Garden. This event is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Friend Movement proudly presents, “You’ve Got A Friend” with celebrity panelist, Richard Pryor, Jr. 6:30-8:30PM (Starts promptly at 6:30PM) Light refreshments provided. Moderated by: Colleen Tomanek, AM, LSW Panelists: Richard Pryor, Jr.,… Read more →

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE _____________________________________________________________________________________ TWO CO-FOUNDERS OF FRIEND MOVEMENT TO WALK 921 MILES FROM CHICAGO TO NEW YORK IN MEMORY OF RUTGERS STUDENT TYLER CLEMENTI, RAISE AWARENESS OF BULLYING PREVENTION ******* OCTOBER IS NATIONAL BULLYING PREVENTION MONTH (September 27, 2013, Los Angeles and Chicago) – With apologies to the Proclaimers, who sang “I would walk 500 miles” in their hit… Read more →


Our Travels

In setting out on our Midwest tour we didn’t know what to expect. We wanted to share our labor of love, The New F Word with new communities and make new friends. We did it! The outpouring of support and genuine interest of what we are working toward and what we represent was awe-inspiring. We traveled across Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa… Read more →