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A Nation Unites for Victims' Rights
"Fulfill the Promise"
Nationwide Candlelight Observance of
National Crime Victims' Rights Week
Date: Thursday, April 10, 2003
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Event Site (with directions via driving
and public transportation)
Co-sponsors: (List of co-sponsors)
Theme: "Victims' Rights: Fulfill the Promise
Who Should Attend?: Crime victims/survivors
and those who serve them, and anyone in our community
who is concerned about crime and victimization, should attend this
What to Bring: In keeping with this year's National
Crime Victims' Rights Week theme - "Victims' Rights: Fulfill the
Promise" - participants are encouraged to:
- Consider the promise you can make to help victims
- Write your promise in bold black ink and bring it
on April 10.
If you have a loved one who was murdered, please bring a photo
so that his or her memory can be honored. Candles and candle holders,
National Crime Victims' Rights Week buttons, and commemorative
lapel ribbons will be provided on April 10 to all participants.
This special ceremony is being held
in conjunction with a national ceremony sponsored by the Office
for Victims of Crime, U.S. Department of Justice,
in Washington, D.C. on April 10th at
the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial.
Communities across America will join
with us in unison on April 10 to show our
national concern for, and commitment to,
victims of crime.
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