Lathrup Village’s residents are invited to participate in the month-long food drive that will culminate on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 18, 2021, in conjunction with a National Day of Service. 

Additionally, Lathrup Village will participate in the National COVID-19 Memorial taking place Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at 5:30 PM by lighting the Lathrup Village City Hall building and adjacent structures in Municipal Park. Residents are invited to shine their house lights and ring bells!

This is in partnership with the 59th Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC) and cities and towns across the nation to illuminate buildings and for churches to ring bells at 5:30pm, in a national moment of unity and remembrance.

In Washington, DC, the ceremony will also feature a lighting around the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool. It will be the first-ever lighting around the Reflecting Pool to memorialize American lives lost.

Read the full press release here.