This year, 54 men and women in North Carolina have died in domestic violence situations. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
The Center for Family Violence Prevention, in collaboration with Sheriff Neil Elks and the Pitt County Sheriff's Office, is hosting a Spaghetti Luncheon to raise awareness and funds in their fight to end domestic violence in the community.
The luncheon will take place Friday, Oct. 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at St. Paul's Church in Greenville. All proceeds will benefit the Center for Family Violence Prevention.