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Zoom service for Trans Day of Remembrance PFLAG


Charlize

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Tonight 11/20/20 PFLAG is hosting a remembrance ceremony on Zoom.

 

Time:8:00 eastern / 5:00 pacific

 

Meeting ID 997 5699 2209

Password: PFLAGZOZO

 

Hugs,

 

Charlize

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I mentioned in another topic here that I have participated in these observances for nearly a decade, and I gain a special feeling of closeness and sense of family to the Siblings we have lost.  We have so much more to give our communities than just the bodies of our dead siblings.

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