Office of the Arizona Governor Doug Ducey
Governor's Office of Youth, Faith and Family

Meetings and Events

Lighting Arizona Purple

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Meeting/Event Details: 

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. On October 2nd, Doug Ducey will light the State Capitol purple as a symbol of Arizona's dedication to end domestic violence. 


University of Arizona, Virginia G. Piper Auditorium, 600 E Van Buren St, Phoenix, AZ


Parking is available on site for the event at the Arizona Biomedical Collaborative Building parking structure located at 501 East Fillmore Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004. 
You will walk south from the parking structure towards the auditorium located at 600 E Van Buren Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004.

Parking validation will be provided and will be available to pick up at the registration table once inside the event.

Please join us for this annual event to bring awareness to the issue of domestic violence; It can stop. 

“This is an issue that affects all ages, races, religions, socioeconomic backgrounds and education levels. I encourage Arizonans to stand with me as we send the unwavering message that domestic violence can stop.”

- Governor Doug Ducey

You can also join the statewide campaign by purchasing a purple lightbulb from any Home Depot location across Arizona and taking a picture of your home, business, or place of worship lit purple and posting the image to social media using #LightingAzPurlpe and #EndDVinAZ. A percentage of all purchases will go to support domestic violence prevention programs and awareness messaging. 

To learn more about the Lighting Arizona Purple statewide campaign, click here