This holiday season, we are asking everyone to take part in our online celebration of life candlelight vigil, and light a virtual candle in honor of a loved one who was killed or injured in a drunk driving crash.
3512 Bush River Road
Columbia, SC 29210 (map)
MADD South Carolina invites you to attend our 2013 Candlelight Vigil
held in honor & memory of all victims of impaired driving in South Carolina & around the nation.
When: Thursday, December 5, 2013 @ 6:30 pm
Where: South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy- Gymnasium 5400 Broad River Road Columbia, SC 29212
Each year MADD South Carolina honors and remembers those who have lost their lives or were seriously injured, as the result of an impaired driving crash.
This unique event holds great importance to MADD, victims and survivors; as it provides an opportunity for so many to come together to honor and remember their loved ones among other victims and survivors from around the state.
During the vigil poems will be read, names of loved ones mentioned, candles will be lit and songs will be sung in a gracious and special service.
We are honored that the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy is hosting the vigil again this year. The vigil will be held in the Gymnasium, with a reception immediately following the service.
All in attendance will have the opportunity to come forward to say the name of their loved one and to hear a bell chime in their honor.
We invite you to bring a picture of your loved one to place on our photo board (max sz 5x7). In addition, this event is opened to the public, we welcome the inclusion of your family and friends.
Please RSVP your attendance by November 27 to email@example.com or (803) 748-7333 ext.5250
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Founded by a mother whose daughter was killed by a drunk driver, Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD) is the nation’s largest nonprofit working to protect families from drunk driving and underage drinking. With the help of those who want a safer future, MADD’s Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving® will end this danger on America’s roads. PowerTalk 21™ is the national day for parents to talk with their kids about alcohol, using the proven strategies of Power of Parents, It’s Your Influence™ to reduce the risk of underage drinking. And as one of the largest victim services organizations in the U.S., MADD also supports drunk driving victims and survivors at no charge, serving one person every 10 minutes at 1-877-MADD-HELP.