A situation where it calls for action’: Vigil held for missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls – CTV News

A situation where it calls for action’: Vigil held for missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls – CTV News

by ahnationtalk on October 6, 202134 Views

LETHBRIDGE –

Hundreds gathered in front of Lethbridge city hall Monday evening before marching to Galt Gardens for the Sisters in Spirit vigil.

The event honours the lives of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls (MMIWG) and supports families who have dealt with the loss of loved ones due to violence.

Organizers and participants say it means a lot to see how much the event has grown over the past 15 years.

“Every year it seems to be getting bigger with the support we’re getting from the community,” said Wendy English, a resolution health support worker and the vigil’s emcee.

Read More: https://calgary.ctvnews.ca/a-situation-where-it-calls-for-action-vigil-held-for-missing-and-murdered-indigenous-women-and-girls-1.5612482

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