Help Paint the Town Purple with First Step

Help Paint the Town Purple with First Step
October is domestic violence awareness month. First Step is taking a stance to support victims of domestic violence and partnering with plenty of purple participating businesses. (Source: First Step via Facebook)

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (TNN) - Deaths from domestic violence rose to a record 211 victims in Texas in 2018.

First Step is taking a stand against violence by participating in, “Paint the Town Purple,” this month to support domestic violence awareness month.

Local businesses are ready to help you rock the purple.

They have a community calendar of participating purple partners.

First Step's calendar of participating purple partners
First Step's calendar of participating purple partners (Source: First Step via Facebook)

The promoted purple services include cocktails, beers, hair salons doing hair streaks, purple foam on coffee, cookies and much more.

First Step is having their 17th Annual Candlelight Vigil on October 16.

This event is open to the public and free.

Dinner will be served from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and the program will run from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

They have limited seating available, you can reserve your seat now on eventbrite.com.

If anyone has any questions, they are asked to contact the administration office at (940)-723-7799.

For more information you can check out the First Step Facebook page.

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