Wreath of Hope 2017
YWCA Oklahoma City will host the 10th Annual Wreath of Hope Ceremony on October 12, 2017 at the Oklahoma State Capitol. Oklahoma is ranked 4th in the nation for the number of women killed by men during domestic violence incidents.
The Wreath of Hope Ceremony brings survivors, state agencies, domestic violence service providers and community partners together to show their support for domestic violence victims and their families. It is held annually during Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This year’s speakers will include: YWCA Oklahoma City CEO Jan Peery, Oklahoma Department of Human Services Director Ed Lake, and a domestic violence survivor.