Photo Op: FedUp! Local Rally
Pembroke Pines, FL (August 29, 2018) -- Speakers and a Candle Light Vigil -- As part of International Overdose Awareness Day, there will be a FedUP! Local Rally (urging a strong federal response to the opioid epidemic) held in the City of Pembroke Pines at the Charles F. Dodge City Center, located at 601 City Center Way, on Friday, August 31, 2018 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
At this free event, there will be community booths to visit and resources available beginning at 7 p.m. in the Center's Lobby. Speaker Presentations will begin at 8 p.m., and the evening will conclude with a Candle Light Vigil in front of the City Center. Guests are welcome to bring photos of their loved ones lost due to addiction. These photos will be honored during the closing vigil in a specially created Memorial Garden.
Only three such rallies are being held in the State of Florida: Pembroke Pines, Palm Beach and St. Petersburg.