What: “WE REMEMBER” Memorial Service
When: Sunday, August 1, 2021 from 2:00-3:30 PM
Where: MLK Memorial Park, 353 Court St, 14607
Sponsored By: Greater Rochester Community of Churches
The Greater Rochester Community of Churches – Faith In Action Network will host “WE REMEMBER,” a community memorial service honoring Monroe County residents who have died from COVID or from other causes during these pandemic days. The ceremony will take place at the MLK Memorial Park in the City of Rochester on Sunday, August 1, 2021, from 2:00 to 3:30 PM. Family and friends who have lost loved ones during this time are invited to send the names of the deceased to Rev. Deborah Grohman, GRCC Administrative Coordinator, at 585-254-2570 (please spell names) or email to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, July 26. The names will be placed on a memorial scroll and read aloud during the service. Sign Language Interpreters will be provided.
Those attending the service are asked to bring a picture or a memento of their loved one as well as a chair or blanket for seating. We ask that you please wear a mask if you are not vaccinated. Free parking will be available on-street and at nearby city garages.
Greater Rochester Community of Churches – Faith In Action Network (GRCC-FIAN) has spent the past 100 years promoting compassion and justice for all people.
Learn more at rocchurches.org.