lanterns to create awareness of domestic violence.
lit the lanterns Feb. 12 in support of the local Coalition Against Rape and
Domestic Violence (CARDV).
he was researching special effects for a show. He organized the event as a
bonding activity with Alpha Chi Omega, whose national philanthropy is domestic
Kornegay said. “When launched the lanterns go anywhere from a fourth of a mile to 10 miles, depending on the
breeze they catch.”
to Alpha Chi Omega’s senior class. Each
group made a wish in CARDV’s honor as they released their lantern.
domestic violence this week with their annual philanthropy event, Lyre
Fest. Greek organizations from William
Woods and Westminster College participate to raise money and collect items to
donate to Fulton’s CARDV chapter.
and CARDV, visit www.cardv54a.com.CARDV’s 24-hour crisis line is 866-642-4422 or