“Mike, you rocked the house!!” “Prepare to be awed and inspired.” “It’s impossible to hear Mike speak and not be changed.”
Mike Pistorino is a successful business executive, marathoner, and family man. He is also a thriving adult survivor of child sexual abuse who is using his powerful voice to save children, inspire survivors of abuse to heal, and motivate thousands of people around the world to be champions for change in their lives, their families, and their communities.
What makes Mike unlike anyone you’ve ever heard? He gets results! Mike’s speeches inspire action and tangible change. Audiences remember Mike and are motivated by his message long after his speeches have ended.
Explore our site to discover how Mike’s contagious energy and unforgettable message can impact your community!
“I can go on through my life and show people that no matter what has happened to you that you can get through it. There is nothing that can hold you back but yourself.” ~ Mike Pistorino
Mike Training for 24-Hour Race to Support Child Survivors
Mike is in the midst of training to run for 24 hours to support child survivors of sexual abuse. Mike is running the North Coast 24-Hour Endurance Run on September 17th and 18th to not just raise funds for advocacy and counseling services for child survivors, but also to demonstrate that child sexual abuse occurs at all hours of the day and night. Read more about Mike’s 24-Hour Race Against Rape, watch his inspirational video, and consider donating today! If you’re a survivor and would like your name to be on the red racing shirt Mike will wear during the 24-hour run, contact him. Finally, if you’re in the Cleveland area, be sure to join Mike in September to run with him or cheer him on. All warriors, supporters, and survivors are welcome on this journey to healing for child survivors everywhere!
SAVE THE DATE! Mike’s 5k Against Child Abuse!
Mike has run countless races to raise awareness and funds for child survivors of sexual abuse. Now, he’s hosting his own race! Save the date of Sunday, November 13, 2016 for Mike’s inaugural 5k Against Child Abuse at Edgewater Park in Cleveland. This family-friendly event will feature a 5k walk/run, a 1-mile walk, kids’ races, food, entertainment, and more! Numerous community organizations serving survivors and working to prevent child sexual abuse will be on hand to share their information. Don’t miss it! REGISTER TODAY!
The 5k Against Child Abuse is sponsored by Mike’s favorite running store, Second Sole Rocky River OH.
Helping Survivors: A Family Affair
Mike’s daughters are very much part of his mission to end child sexual abuse and support child survivors! From running 5ks with their dad to helping secure donated clothing for child survivors, Mike’s girls are invested in making sure children everywhere have the opportunity to experience a safe, happy childhood like them. Learn more about how you can get involved, and make it a family affair!