Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Human Rights Commission, in partnership with Sullivan Allies Leading Together (SALT), invites the entire Sullivan County community to join them for a vigil at the corner of Broadway and St. John Street in Monticello on Sunday, January 19 at 4:30 p.m.
“The vigil will be our statement: ‘Hate Has No Home in Sullivan County’,” Human Rights Commission Chair Marty Colavito explains. “By attending, we are stating that our hearts and minds will always be connected with those who have suffered directly or indirectly from attacks upon faith, race or identity.”
Speakers will include various faith-based clergy. The event is non-partisan.
The Sullivan County Human Rights Commission is dedicated to fostering mutual respect and understanding for the rights of all persons in Sullivan County. Meetings, open to the public, are held on the second Thursday of each month in the Legislative Meeting Room of the Sullivan County Government Center, 100 North Street, Monticello.
For more information, call 845-807-0189 or visit www.facebook.com/SCNYHRC.