2016 Homeless Memorial Day

On the first day of winter, a gathering to remember those homeless and formerly homeless Philadelphians who died this year. This event, which will also be held in 150 cities across the US, serves as a call to action to work to combat homelessness.

Where: Thomas Paine Plaza at 1401 JFK Blvd. 19102

When: December 21, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

How much: Free


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