A memorial was held at UNBC for the Montreal Massacre, Canada’s biggest mass murder

Ribbons were handed out at the event in support of non-violence towards women, purple for girls and white for boys
“Violence against women is very pervasive in our community and our country, wherein Prince George about 1,000 domestic violence reports are made to RCMP each year.”
Northern Women’s Centre’s Sarah Boyd
Guest speakers included UNBC President Dr. Daniel Weeks and Mayor Lyn Hall, followed by poems and songs