October 6, 2018
Eldridge Park, Elmira, NY
(We will be accepting donations of $5 gifts cards for First Step Victim Services and The Salvation Army Safehouse.
Gas Cards and Grocery Store gift cards are appreciated. These gift cards will be given to victims in need.)
Join us to remember those who have lost their lives due to domestic violence, to honor those who are survivors of domestic violence, and to educate ourselves on the warning signs and effects of domestic violence on children. Be sure to wear purple, the color of domestic violence awareness or purchase your Event T-shirt there! Pre-ordered t-shirts will be available for pick-up from Catholic Charities – you will receive an email with more information when the shirts arrive.
4:30 pm – Live Remote with Ally Payne
5 pm – Vendor Tables, Face Painting, Free Hamburgers and Hot Dogs from The Salvation Army Canteen Truck
5:30 pm – Program featuring Local Officials, Prevention Education, Candlelight Ceremony, Police Processional & The Caledonian Highlanders Pipe and Drum Band
Please click to register for FREE for either/both of our Domestic Violence Awareness Events. Read our photo release and our waivers (Chemung Event, Schuyler Event). By clicking “yes,” you accept them when you register.
Made possible by Chemung Supply Corporation, Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes, and other generous community partners!
In partnership with the Elmira Police Department‘s Victim Services Program, The Salvation Army’s Safehouse & First Step Victim Services Program of Catholic Charities of Chemung/Schuyler Counties.
Special thanks to our Planning Committee: Kim Bourgeois, Chelsea Emery, Deane Gardner, Stefanie Holton, Kristine Morseman, Katie Rhodes, Lori Waters, Lindsay Winters, Brenda Woodard