The Northeast Ohio Coalition for the Homeless will host the 21th Annual Homeless Memorial on December 21, 2007 at
This year as well, State Representative Michael Foley will be present to introduce a bill to protect homeless people from Hate Crimes. In
The memorial day is part of National Homeless Memorial Day with similar ceremonies on the first day of winter in over 75 cities in the
The names of those who passed away over the last five years are posted on the Coalition website at www.neoch.org. NEOCH staff are currently gathering names of those who died. The memorial is co-sponsored this year by the City/County Office of Homeless Services, the Louis Stokes Veterans Affairs Department, Care Alliance, InterAct Cleveland, and Franklin Circle Christian Church. This year the co-sponsors will give a lifetime achievement to a nurse in the community who has worked to improve the health care system for homeless people.Brian
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