TRUTH is Spreading Concerning Lincoln Memorial

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE



The push to restore Lincoln Memorial Cemetery gains more allies in time for crucial season.

The NAACP and concerned citizens of Miami-Dade are set to organize on Thursday October 29 to raise awareness about the need to ensure dignified and respectful burial grounds for African Americans.

The Historical Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, located at 3001 NW 46th St, and is the interment site for many distinguished African American pioneers has been garnering attention. Interest is building concerning the site’s upkeep as well as its well being. Grave disturbances increase significantly during Halloween season, plenty of citizens are fed up with the cruel treatment of loved ones remains. This has prompted a substantial amount of citizens to come together with a coordinated effort to get the site maintained and secured continuously.

The Protect and Respect Rally will be hosted by the South Miami Chapter of the NAACP on Thursday, October 29 at 7pm. You do not have to be a member of the NAACP to attend this vital event. This event is free and open to all. Members of the NAACP as well as local activists and clergymen will be on site to implement an action initiative. The location’s address is 6316 SW 59th Place, Miami Fl, 33143.

This event is a part of an ongoing effort to improve and strengthen the awareness of pressing issues, and how they affect the African American community. Input and assistance from all ages is needed in this movement to restore the burial grounds.



For more information on this event, please contact NAACP representative Courtney Omega at 305 993 8570