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Candlelight vigil honoring kids with cancer

Please join in honoring all children who have fought childhood cancer and are still in the fight by lighting a candle on October 17, at 7:40pm


Childhood Cancer Awareness

Early lessons on empathy: My son and I went to a vigil for victims of domestic violence

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and on Friday night, I took my son to a candlelight vigil.

It wasn’t the most fun outing we’ve ever been on, but Jax seemed a combination of puzzled and thrilled to be out after dark, bundled up and wheeled around in his stroller. 916 more words

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2015 Candlelight Vigil Speech

It is October. It is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and we are once again gathering to celebrate, to remember, and to provide hope.

A person calling our Crisis Hotline said to the recently, “I just don’t think anyone will believe me,” as she was sharing details of the coercion and abuse she was enduring. 509 more words

A quiet vigil for the fate of Dyett School showed community commitment

I remember the Dyett vigil near Chicago residence. The reverentsilence resounded and the positivity from the hunger strikers greatly moved me.I remember the Dyett vigil near Chicago residence. 90 more words


Minnesota Overdose Awareness Day marked by vigils, remembrance

Minnesota Overdose Awareness Day was more than just a square on the calendar, with family of victims, survivors and those suffering from addiction gathering in somber vigils to remember those lost Monday evening. 184 more words


Animal Activists Planning Vigil Outside Heinz Field

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — While the Steelers play their last preseason game this Thursday evening at Heinz Field, a group of local animal activists plan to be outside the stadium for a candlelight vigil. 160 more words