Candles for Charlottesville: Unity and Social Justice

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Event details

  • August 13, 2017
  • 7:00 pm
  • Governmental Plaza 110 S Greene St, Greensboro, North Carolina 27401
  • 336.856.0330

Sunday at 7 PM – 8 PM
Governmental Plaza
110 S Greene St, Greensboro, North Carolina 27401

See the event page on Facebook.

Please join us for a candlelight vigil mourning the violence that erupted today in Charlottesville, VA. It will be a time of unity, prayer, and rallying for social justice.

Details are still being firmed up and this event will be updated as plans solidify. Currently slated to speak:

Reverend Diane Dowgiert, Unitarian Universalist Church of Greensboro
Adam Coker, Democratic Candidate for U.S. House of Representatives, NC District 13
Marikay Abuzuaiter, Greensboro City Councilwoman
Irving Allen, At-Large Candidate for Greensboro City Council
Michelle Kennedy, At-Large Candidate for Greensboro City Council
Dave Wils, At-Large Candidate for Greensboro City Council
Byron Gladden, GCS School Board Member, District 7

 

More speakers will be announced as they are confirmed.

Please bring candles, signs, open hearts, and a desire for change. We hope to see you there!

Hosted by INDIVISIBLE GREENSBORO, INDISIVISIBLE HIGH POINT, Guilford County Democratic Party, R.I.S.E. Together Piedmont Triad, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Democratic Women of Guilford County, Young Democrats of Guilford County, African-American Caucus of Guilford County, LGBT Democrats of Guilford County, Progressive Caucus of Guilford County

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