April 17, 2020 marks the 45th anniversary of the beginning of the Khmer Rouge Genocide in Cambodia, which took the lives of nearly 3 million people.
An intergenerational group of community members from the Greater Lowell area are organizing a ceremony to remember the atrocities that took place, honor the deceased, and recognize the hope and healing that was and is still needed to overcome this crime against humanity.
Date: Friday, April 17, 2020
Time: 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: JFK Plaza, Arcand Drive, Lowell, MA
In order for this event to be successful, we are soliciting donations for food, water, ceremonial supplies, printing (event flyers and photographs of the deceased and survivors), A/V equipment, and a photographer to document the event for future years.
You can donate in a few ways:
1) Facebook: www.facebook.com/donate/967219613662099/3035532843177249/
2) Online: www.cmaalowell.org/wp/donate/
3) Checks can be made payable to:
45th Khmer Genocide Memorial
465 School Street
Lowell, MA 01851
All donors/sponsors will be listed in our publicity campaign.
Thank you so much for your consideration and we hope to see you at our ceremony.
Please reach out to us if you have questions or would like to discuss additional ideas to ensure a meaningful and successful event.