December 21, 2021 11:09 PM

Posted: December 21, 2021 11:09 PM

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – Members of the La Crosse group gathered Tuesday Evening time To maintain in thoughts People who died the placeas homeless And People who expert homelessness all by way of their lifetime.

The group met at Burns Park and walked to Cameron Park the place they held a small ceremony.

28 candles have been lit for the People who handed away this yr.

“It’s important To maintain in thoughts everyone in our group,” said Becky Koske, the assistant division director of Couleecap. “These individuals are our neighbors, our household, our pals, and it’s important That they are honored For his or her lives and For his or her experiences.”

Nationwide Homeless Individuals’ Memorial Day is held every winter solstice, As a Outcome of it marks the longest Evening time of the yr.