LIVE: National Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day 2017
Every year, interfaith memorial services are held for people who have died while homeless in the nation’s capital and elsewhere. For the past four years, advocates have held a local vigil the night before the service to draw additional public attention to this event. Here is our local coverage of the fifth vigil:
Through social media, we collaborated with other street papers to show how this day was observed throughout the country.