Hope is the belief that, regardless of present circumstances, the future is full of possibilities.

DATE: Wednesday, October 6th

TIME: 7:00pm

LOCATION: On the Somerset County Courthouse Green, 20 N. Bridge St., Somerville, NJ

This is an outdoor event with standing room only. Rain Date: Thursday, October 7th


October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Each year, our community comes together in support of the thousands of victims and survivors in Somerset County.

Silent Witness
Participate in a virtual candlelight lighting ceremony honoring individuals who have lost their lives in domestic abuse related incidents in Somerset County over the last four decades.

Memorial Biographies

Check back for additional program details.


Thank you to our generous sponsor:


To display your support of victims and survivors during the Candles of Hope Vigil and throughout Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October with luminaries and a yard sign.

Purchase Info

For more information, contact Olivia Strigen at [email protected] or 908.359.0003 x232