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National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

View the 2022 NCVRW Resource Guide

National Crime Victims’ Service Awards & Candlelight Vigil

OVC invites you to attend the following events this April as we commemorate National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW).

2022 NCVRW Candlelight Vigil

Join OVC for a tribute to victims of crime and the many dedicated professionals and volunteers who advocate on their behalf.

Date: Thursday, April 28, 2022
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m., eastern time
Location: Washington, D.C. - National Mall panel closest to the U.S. Capitol Building (at 3rd and 4th Streets)

2022 National Crime Victims’ Service Awards Ceremony

OVC will recognize individuals and organizations that demonstrate extraordinary acts of service to crime victims and outstanding work in victim services during this annual awards ceremony.

The award recipients are selected from public nominations in multiple categories for their vision, action, and leadership on behalf of crimes victims. Join us to learn about the inspiring contributions of this year’s awards recipients.

Date: Friday, April 29, 2022
Time: 3:00 – 5:00 p.m., eastern time
Location: Washington, D.C. - Constitution Gardens on the National Mall located at 17th Street and Constitution Avenue

Register for the Events

Space is limited at both events. Like OVC’s Facebook page to receive notifications about livestream options or check back here.

Additional NCVRW Community Events

Visit our Events page to find NCVRW community awareness events, resource fairs, vigils, and other events across the Nation hosted by local service providers and allied professionals.

Date Created: May 18, 2020