Honor National Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day

Each year since 1990, on or near the first day of winter and the longest night of the year, National Coalition for the Homeless (NCH), National Consumer Advisory Board (NCAB), and the National Health Care for the Homeless Council (NHCHC) has co-sponsored National Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day to bring attention to the tragedy of homelessness and to remember our homeless friends who have paid the ultimate price for our nation’s failure to end homelessness.

via National Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day.

The Atlanta event, if you’re interested, is a candlelight vigil outside of Mercy Care’s main offices at dusk. I will be there if I’m not driving my roommate to the airport.

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