Let’s Light Up the Night!

Please join us for La Casa’s 24th Annual Candlelight Vigil

Help us remember our victims and honor our survivors.

Thursday, October 21, 2021
Plaza de Las Cruces, Downtown
100 N. Main Street
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Music | Food | Refreshments

Speakers:

  • City Councilor Johana Bencomo & Mayor pro tem Kasandra Gandara, City of Las Cruces
  • District Attorney Gerald Byers
  • Former Batterer’s Intervention Prevention Program (BIPP) participant
  • Anthony Chief of Police – Vanessa Ordoñez
  • Dona Aña Sheriff, Kim Stewart
  • Victim Survivor Story

And Singer Orlando Carrillo-Jimenez

Thank you for helpiing to raise awareness in our community as part of the effort to eradicate Domestic Violence.

La Casa would like to thank the following agencies for assisting with the planning of the vigil this year:

  • New Mexico Legal Aid
  • New Mexico Attorney General’s Office
  • City of Las Cruces
  • District Attorney’s Office
  • La Piñon
  • Las Cruces Police Department – Victim’s Assistance Unit
  • New Mexico State University
  • Doña Ana Sheriff’s Office – Victim’s Assistance Unit