October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. At this time organizations throughout the country and focus on the women who are affected by this epidemic. Some of the most wonderful events have happened in New York City.
New York City’s Light Up the Night Event was held in Times Square on October 12, 2012. Businesses and companies paused in the evening to change all of their billboard displays and lighting to Purple in honor of domestic violence victims and survivors
To find out more information about events in New York City – Look on the Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence website!