Why Light It Orange?
Every year in March, hundreds of schools, workplaces, clubs, businesses, and individuals throughout New Zealand Light It Orange to help raise awareness and much needed funds to help victims of family violence get safe and stay safe.
All funds raised through Light It Orange support Shine’s life-saving services, especially our free-to-call national Helpline (0508-744-633), answered 7 days a week, 9am to 11pm.
Did you know
The NZ Police respond to a family violence callout every 5 minutes
A child is killed every 5 1/2 weeks by a family member in NZ
1 in 3 Kiwi women will be physically or sexually abused by a partner in their lifetime