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Only 5 days before the start of DVAM 2016...

DVSCP Candlelight Vigil

Join Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties (DVSCP) for our annual candlelight vigil to honor and remember victims of domestic violence. Our program begins at 6:00pm and will be followed by a reception with light refreshments.  

Domestic Violence Vigil of Remembrance and Hope

Domestic Violence Vigil in Lycoming County, PA. We will remember those in our community who lost their lives to domestic violence.

Remember My Name

Join the Roswell Refuge in a celebration of life as we remember and honor victims from Chaves County. We will recognize and honor their lives through their families, survivors and civic guests. Come dance Break The Chain (song and dance courtesy of the One Billion Rising), talk and share with others. The event closes with a candellight vigil. Together, we do make a difference!

"Take Back the Night" Silent March & Rally

Join us in Frederiksted town for the 35th anniversary of the "Take Back the Night" Silent March and Rally. Wear purple and bring a friend and a candle to honor the memories of those we have lost to domestic violence, to show support for survivors as they build independent, safer lives for themselves and their families and to promote the end of violence in our local and global communities. Groups are welcome. Call WCSC at (340) 773-9272 or visit our website,, for more information.

Peace with Purple Vigil

As part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Quad Counties Council - New Horizons Outreach along with The Maverick County Coalition against Domestic Violence is hosting its 2nd annual Candlelight Vigil in memory of those women who have lost their lives in the state of Texas and in our own community. We will be releasing balloons for every victim lost in the year 2015, awarding those local agencies who help out survivors, and ending with a candlelight ceremony.

There's No Excuse For Abuse

On Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 9 a.m., the Orange County Domestic Violence Task Force will hold its annual awareness event and walk in Harbor Park (located in the lakefront area of Baldwin Park at the end of New Broad Street). Our theme is "There's No Excuse for Abuse."

The purpose of the event is to share resources to assist in eliminating abuse in our community. It is also a time where we remember and honor those who have lost their lives as victims of domestic violence.

Task force partners will have tents and tables present at the event. Music will be provided by a DJ.

Purple Light Nights

Guardian Angel Community Services hosts the annual kickoff event for Domestic Violence Awareness Month, featuring a vigil, gathering and balloon release in honor of loved ones lost to domestic violence and in celebration of the brave survivors among us. Open to the public to raise awareness of domestic violence in our community. For more information, please contact Amirrah at 815-729-0930 ext. 1429 or

FWF "Light the Night" DV Awareness Walk

Join us for Fierce Women Found Ministries' 7th Annual "Light The Night" event as we bring awareness and hope to victims of violence and trauma. Partner with us as we “Light the Night” and bring hope and healing to a hurting generation. This year's theme, “Take A Stand,” will be in honor of women of faith, women of courage and women of valor throughout our city whose tireless work and efforts to fight injustice and violence have been a voice, light and hands of hope and healing to our generation.

Safe+Sound Somerset Candlelight Vigil

Safe+Sound Somerset, a non-profit organization exclusively dedicated to serving those whose lives have been impacted by domestic abuse, will mark Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October with its 28th annual Candlelight Vigil on Thursday, October 6, 2016.

For Our Daughters: Breaking The Cycle of Domestic Violence Through The Arts

For Our Daughters is an annual signature benefit concert in October featuring local artists coming together to be inspired and break the cycle of domestic and teen dating violence through creativity and positivity. My name is Chi ("like the tea") Mathias Reed, and I use my voice to inspire, empower, and transform lives, as a Visionary, Spokeswoman & 2x Champion Overcomer of domestic violence.