FMU, Pee Dee Coalition host ‘Take Back the Night’ event against violence
Francis Marion University in Florence and the Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic Violence hosted a “Take Back the Night” event on Thursday, Nov. 1, on the FMU campus.
The event began at 7 p.m. at the Forest Villa Apartments on Heyward Drive and it also included a march and rally.
Take Back the Night is an all-volunteer non-profit organization that advocates for domestic violence victims and also helps to organize various events across both the United States and the entire world.
Since its formal founding in 2001, Take Back the Night has added more than 300 event holders.
The Pee Dee Coalition was founded in 1986 and is a non-profit volunteer organization that is dedicated to the reduction of sexual assault, family violence and child abuse and is also dedicated to the needs of its victims.