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OC Crime Victims' Memorial site to be unveiled at vigil

(Orange County, CA) — The Orange County Board of Supervisors and the OC Parks Department will host a crime victims’ memorial unveiling and inaugural candlelight vigil on Wednesday, April 24 at 5:00 p.m.

On April 9, the Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the creation of the Orange County Crime Victims’ Memorial. Each Supervisor will appoint two people to a committee that will judge the design competition for the memorial.

A committee of volunteers will raise the money for the cost of constructing the Crime Victims' Memorial through a designated sub-fund of the Orange County Parks Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

Who: Crime victims and families
What: Orange County Crime Victims’ Memorial Site Unveiling and Inaugural Candlelight Vigil
When: Weds., April 24 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m. – booths/organizations
6:00 p.m. – ceremony/speeches
7:00 p.m. – vigil with multidenominational clergy

Where: Mason Regional Park, 18712 University Drive, Irvine

For more information, contact Carrie O’Malley in Supervisor Spitzer’s office at 714-834-3330 or carrie.omalley@ocgov.com.

Event and parking are free to the public.

( Click here for the Crime Victims' Memorial Flyer )