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DVAM 2017 is Now!

PURPLE DAY

PURPLE DAY: A Domestic Violence Awareness Event

DATE: Tuesday, October 03, 2017

TIME: 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

LOCATION: 100 N. Closner Blvd in Edinburg, TX

Ending domestic Violence requires a community collaborative effort, so Hidalgo County Family Violence Task-force and the Hidalgo County District Attorney's Office-Victims Unit are joining forces to break the silence of abuse and take a stand against domestic violence in Hidalgo County.

Illuminate Irving

In observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the City of Irving Family Advocacy Center will host a family friendly event to honor victims and survivors of domestic violence.  Prior to the ceremony, there will be food, venders and a kids activity center.  Participants will have an opportunity to personalize a lantern honoring a victim or survivor which will then be illuminated and placed on the Mandalay Canal at the conclusion of the ceremony. 

DASI Annual Candlelight Vigil

DASI's Annual Candlelight Vigil memorializes those who have died as a result of domestic violence, honors survivors, and supports those working to prevent it. The DASI Full Circle Award is presented at this event to show appreciation and gratitude to a survivor who is now giving back to help others find safety, peace and independence.

Remember My Name Poetry Slam and Open Mic

The Fort Worth National Poetry Slams will host a special tribute to women survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault called Remember My Name. Its sole purpose is to invite poets to share their work during an open mic format to promote social awareness about domestic violence via the powerfully passionate display of performance poetry and spokenword. This event will be held in the safe space that is the Dock Bookshop and is hosted by Mike Guinn-MSW, a renowned social activist, poet, and author who has been highly succesful in coordinating emotion fused events that fuel social awarenes

FWF Light The Night DV Walk

Join Fierce Woman Found Ministries' 7th Annual Light The Night Service in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. We will be walking to bring awareness to the violence of domestic violence, sex trafficking, bullying and teen suicide. 

Candle Light Vigil

Join Change Is Possible (CHIPS) Family Violence Shelter on Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT) for a candle light vigil honoring victims and survivors of domestic violence. There will be vendors, live music, and more!

Candlelight Vigil

Join us on October 3, 2016 from 6-8pm at the Rose Park for a candlelight vigil to honor the lives lost to domestic violence in our community. 

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.

Raleigh County DVAM Candlelight Vigil

Join us for a special open to the public event to commemorate Domestic Violence Awareness Month! Recognize Incite Hope Award Winners from Raleigh County and a special Candlelighting Ceremony to remember those women, children and men in WV who have lost their lives in the past year as a result of domestic and family violence and to celebrate those women, children and men who have survived domestic and family violence. This event reminds us that we can’t slow down, we cannot stop, we must continue to be diligent and vigilant in our efforts to end domestic and family violence.

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