10th Annual “A Walk in Their Shoes”

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Event Information

Join the Family Violence Coordinating Council to help raise awareness about domestic violence in our community by walking in solidarity with survivors, advocates, and victims families. The event will also include a survivor story, an honor and remembrance ceremony for the lives of those lost to domestic violence, and a community resource fair. Everyone is welcome to attend this free event and show their support by wearing purple or our signature t-shirt.

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Resource Fair

The Resource Fair will run from 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM at Wells Fargo Plaza. Organizations are invited to provide domestic violence survivors, victims and service providers with information regarding (relative) resources in our community. We are currently seeking 25 organizations to participate. Interested organizations can register by clicking here.  Registration is $25.00 for nonmembers of the FVCC. If your organization cannot afford to pay, please contact amandah@councilofcommunityservices.org. Registration must be received no later than September 29, 2017.

Each organization will have an 8′ x 3′ table and tablecloths will be provided. Organizations are welcome to bring their own tablecloths and canopy tent.


We are excited to release a new t-shirt design this year!

T-Shirts are available for purchase by clicking here or calling (540) 985-0131, x. 503.

T-shirts can be picked up at 502 Campbell Avenue SW, Roanoke, VA 24016 OR on October 13 at Wells Fargo Plaza.


T-Shirts are available in Small – XXXL. Any leftover inventory will be sold the day of the walk.

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