Shining the Light Candlelight Vigil

A Vigil for Homeless Youth
In Atlantic City

Shining the LightOn Thursday, November 20, 2014, Covenant House New Jersey will hold its 24th annual Candlelight Vigil in Atlantic City. This event is very timely given that it is National Homelessness and Hunger Awareness Week.

The event will begin with a gathering at the Crisis Center at 6:00 p.m. followed by a two-block walk to St. Andrews by the Sea, located at 936 Baltic Avenue in Atlantic City for the Vigil.

Former youth Aufemia W. (now 34), current youth Tampha H. from Camden and current Rights of Passage (ROP) youth Mitchell will share their stories. Community speakers including a long time donor and an administrator at the Department for Family and Community Development will join them.

Click here for an event flyer.