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Orlando Stands Against Gun Violence: Community Vigil

August 9 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

FREE
Orlando is no stranger to gun violence.

Please join us on Friday, August 9th, from 5-6pm for a vigil in honor of the lives lost at El Paso, Dayton, and other cities across America. Below is our program– the event will be intersectional, interfaith, and focused on mourning the lives we’ve lost while taking action in their honor.

WHAT: Orlando Vigil Against Gun Violence
WHEN: August 9th, 5PM to 6PM
WHERE: Joy MCC (2351 S Ferncreek Ave, Orlando, FL 32806)
PARKING: There is a parking lot on site

SPEAKER PROGRAM

* MAIN PROGRAM *
Gustavo Bustamante, Community Advocate
Barbara Chandler, Community Advocate
Yasmin Flasterstein of Peer Support Spaces
Kyra Parrow of March For Our Lives Florida
Adrienne Egolf of Moms Demand Action
Patti Brigham of the Florida League of Women Voters
Ricardo Negron-Almodovar of Del Ambiente

* CONFIRMED INTERFAITH LEADERS *

Reverend Terri Pierce of Joy Metropolitan Community Church
Reverend Stanley Ramos of Joy Metropolitan Community Church
Rabbi Rick Sherwin of The Havurah of New Hope
Imam Hatim Hamidullah of Masjid Al-Haqq
David Williamson of Central Florida Freethought Community

Master of Ceremonies: Chevalier Lovett of Organize Florida
ASL Interpreter: Carmelo Falu

**Thank you to the following community organizations who have reached out to offer their love and support**

Florida League of Women Voters
Florida Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence
Moms Demand Action
March For Our Lives
Hope Community Center
QLatinx
Joy MCC
Central Florida Freethought Community
Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida
Peer Support Space
Gays Against Guns
LatinoJustice
Del Ambiente
Alianza for Progress
One Orlando Alliance
Organize Florida
Florida NOW
Muslim Women’s Organization
Brown Girls Can
Faith in Florida

Details

Date:
August 9
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/924241167922105/

Venue

Joy Metropolitan Community Church
2351 S. Fern Creek Avenue
Orlando, FL 32806 United States
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