(Large group participates in March)….It was the 12th Annual March for Domestic Violence Awareness.
It was organized by Womanhaven/Center for Family Solutions. The March was held Wednesday evening. Organizers estimate over 500 participated in the March, chanting No Excuse For Abuse as they Marched from the Courthouse to the Town Square in El Centro. They say it may have been the largest crowd ever to participate in the Annual event. Staff for State Senator Ben Hueso presented the Center for Family Solutions with a Certificate of Appreciation for their efforts to bring awareness to the community. A Certificate of Recognition was also presented by the staff of Congressman Juan Vargas.