If you are in danger call 911.
Or reach the National Domestic Violence Hotline
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Remember My Name

This event will take place at the Michigan Women's Hall of Fame in Lansing. Partners include: MSU Safe Place, Capital Area Response Effort, Lansing Police Department, EVE, and the Women's Center of Greater Lansing. 

Annual Domestic Violence March & Candlelight Vigil

North Brooklyn Coalition Against Family Violence is hosting its Annual Domestic Violence March & Candlelight Vigil on October 24th at 6:30 PM. The event begins with a short march through the community, with two starting locations:

  • MS 50 Parking Lot - Corner of Driggs & S. 3rd in Williamsburg, Brooklyn 


Alle-Kiski Area HOPE Center Domestic Violence Awareness Vigil

Join Alle-Kiski Area HOPE Center for a Domestic Violence Awareness Vigil on Wednesday, October 16 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. This will be an evening of reflection, sharing, and awareness about domestic violence. Event will feature District Judge Carolyn S. Bengel as keynote speaker. All are welcome to attend.

The Clothesline Project

Southwest Iowa Families, Inc. invites the community for a Clothesline Display at the Page County Courthouse Lawn. The Clothesline Project originally started in 1990 due to increased awareness of domestic violence against women. Around this period, 51,000 women were killed by an intimate partner. Today, the project still continues, and T-shirts from women and children are displayed throughout the nation to promote awareness to individuals and the community of the options and resources available to victims. 

Domestic Violence Awareness Month Vigil

The Hopevale Church invites the community to attend an event showcasing the tradition of art as a voice for domestic violence survivors. The church lobby will be transformed into an art gallery featuring “The Shoe Exhibit.” Guests will be able to see how art promotes healing for victims of violence. There will be a vigil honoring Saginaw County's homicide victims of domestic violence and a balloon release as a symbol of lost souls. One community member will be honored for their outstanding work while helping victims and for raising awareness about what the community can do to help. 

Take Back the Night

Take Back the Nigh is a candlelight vigil held in remembrance of those who have lost their lives to domestic violence.  

Standing in the Light to End Domestic Abuse

Join Esperanza Shelter and Support Center to stand in the light to end domestic abuse in the community of Santa Fe and Northern New Mexico.

1st Annual Candlelight Vigil


On the evening of October 3rd, Hope Rising will join the nation in observance of Domestic Violence Awareness month by recognizing the victims of Domestic Violence in Collin County with a Candlelight Vigil on the lawn of the McKinney Performing Arts Center. 

Lincoln County Annual Candle Light Vigil

Please join the Lincoln County Family Violence Council for their annual Candle Light Vigil. The organization will be displaying the Clothesline Project, having a balloon release, and enjoying music and dance in honoring survivors of family violence and those that have passed on.

March & Candlelight Vigil

Join the Family Resource Center for their March & Candlelight Vigil on October 24, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. March from the Emancipation Garden, up Government Hill, in front of the Legislature Building and back to the park. There will be singing, original poetry reading and a Candlelight Vigil to remember those who have died as a result of domestic violence.