Domestic Violence Awareness Luminary

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.   The Zonta Clubs of LaSalle-Peru, Ottawa, and Streator invite all Illinois Valley residents to participate in two upcoming events in recognition this somber occasion:  Buckets of Love and Luminary of Hope.

Domestic Violence Awareness Luminary 

Thursday, October 20th

6:30pm: Join us at the Maud Powell status on 4th Street in Peru, IL for a short walk with luminaries. The walk will end at the Peru Municipal Building

7:00pm-8:00pm: Come to hear members of our state legislature speak about domestic violence. Also present will be members of local and state law enforcement, county officials, and members of the community.

For more information, please contact:

Jennifer Bunker
Zonta Club of LaSalle-Peru Area
Domestic Violence Awareness Chairperson

Check out information from the 2010 Luminary Event!

Zonta Luminary Speakers

Pictured above are speakers and guests from the 2010 Zonta of LaSalle-Peru Area Luminary event: (left to right) Circuit Judge Cynthia Raccuglia (13th Judicial Circuit); Justice Tobias "Toby" Barry (3rd District Appellate Court,-retired); Presiding Justice Mary McDade (3rd District Appellate Court); and Justice Mary Kay O'Brien (3rd District Appellate Court).

Zonta Luminary Keynote

Pictured above are (left to right): Zonta member Melissa Olivero (master of ceremonies), Chief Justice Thomas Kilbride (Illinois Supreme Court), and Ann Maxwell-Weisbrod ( President of the Zonta Club of La Salle-Peru)




Luminary of Hope