YWCA to Hold Candlelight Vigil in Honor of Domestic Violence Awareness

Danville, VA-- According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, one in four women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime. A group in our area is trying to change that statistic.

The YWCA of Central Virginia will be having several events in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Their first will be Thursday in Danville.

There will be a candle light vigil to remember victims and celebrate survivors of domestic violence.

The event starts at 6 p.m. at Ballou Park.