Project Stand - Faces of Rape & Sexual Abuse Survivors

Shannon Lambert

Shannon Lambert, 22, Beresford, SD

Raped at the age of 15 in a friend's bedroom by a fellow student at her high school. Lambert kept her secret for three years. She created Welcome to Barbados, a Tori Amos inspired website, to help her heal. Lambert appeared on the network news program “20/20” in 1999, and is a speaker for RAINN (Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network).