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Candlelight Vigil Set for October 6

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LACASA’s 19th Annual Candlelight Vigil

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

7 – 8 p.m.

Courtyard of the Historic County Courthouse 

Downtown Howell 

Shine Light General POSTERJoin us during National Domestic Violence Awareness Month as we gather to remember victims and honor survivors.

  • Listen as members of LACASA’s Teen Advisory Council discuss their efforts to raise awareness in the high schools about dating abuse and dating violence.
  • Hear the Howell High School a Cappella Choir perform.
  • Take part in the candle lighting ceremony at the conclusion of the gathering.

This is LACASA’s 19th Annual Domestic Violence Candlelight Vigil, and we invite you to participate.

You also can get involved by displaying purple lights and awareness posters at your residence or place of business.

Purple string lights may be purchased at LACASA for a nominal donation. Awareness posters are free of charge. 

Please help us send a message to abusers this month that domestic violence has no place in our community.


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