Ceremony to be held Friday at SC State House to honor lives lost to COVID-19

Ceremony to be held Friday at SC State House to honor lives lost to COVID-19
National COVID-19 Remembrance Project placed 20,000 empty chairs on the Ellipse on October 4, 2020 near the White House. These chairs are a visually stunning installation representing a fraction of the heartbreaking and unimaginable loss of 200,000 lives to COVID-19 in six just months," (Photo by Chuck Kennedy) (Source: chuckkennedydc)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - On October 30, a ceremony will be held at the South Carolina State House to honor those who have lost their lives to COVID-19.

The COVID Survivors for Change will hold the event on October 30 at 11 a.m. They will be joined by family members of those who died from COVID-19 and local faith leaders to honor more than 3,840 people who lost their lives to COVID-19.

The event will be livestreamed at this link on Friday.

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