PCVA Candle Lighting Ceremony

On April 22nd, VWSSP and other members of the PCVA held their annual Candle Lighting Ceremony over Zoom, which was attended by over 250 individuals to honor victims of violence.

The event was covered by Fox 29.

"They held a moment of silence, paid tribute to victims of different acts of violence and honored survivors. Families shared their heartache and support for each other," wrote journalist Shawnette Wilson.

"It makes you feel like you’re not alone," said Felicia Pendleton, who attended the event in honor of her son Jayvon.

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The Candle Lighting Ceremony was recorded in its entirety. If you would like to view the ceremony or share with family members, you can find the video here.