Come honor the lives of our sisters, brothers, and siblings who died without homes in our community, and bring awareness to the ongoing tragedy of homelessness. Join leaders from San Jose’s diverse religious traditions in prayers, reflections, and reading the names of those who died without homes in the past year in our community.
Ninth Annual Homeless Persons’ Interfaith Memorial Service
Wednesday December 21 at noon
McEntee Plaza, 70 W Hedding St, San Jose
In-person prayer service (and streamed live on Facebook.
Tombstone display and press conference
Sponsored by Silicon Valley Interreligious Council, Co-Sponsored by Office of Otto Lee, Santa Clara County Supervisor
Partner organizations: Jain Center of Northern California, AGAPE, Tzu Chi Foundation, San Jose Sikh Gurudwara, Arham Seva Group, Community Seva, Jewish Silicon Valley, SCC Homeless Union, Lighthouse, Unhoused Resource group, San Jose Viet Running Club, Hands That Care Bay Area, Hope 4 the Unhoused, Recovery Cafe San Jose, Faith Organizations: Jain Temple, Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, First Unitarian Church, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Grace Baptist Church, Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County; Temple Emanu-El; Covenant of the Goddess; CHAM Deliverance Ministry; Ahmadiyya Muslin Community; Hindu American Foundation