Over five years ago, Quadrevion Henning and Purvis Parker both lost their lives in a tragic drowning accident at one of the local park ponds on Milwaukee’s northwest side.
Quadrevion’s and Purvis’ month-long disappearance (March 19, 2006 to April 15, 2006) brought the city a lot closer. Transcending race, politics, and war, people united together in hopes of their safe return home.
In recognition of National Missing & Exploited Children’s Week, the Quadrevion Henning Foundation is hosting a candlelight vigil for Milwaukee’s missing children & adults and families of loved one’s who were lost due to violent crimes. Here are some further event details:
WHAT: Candlelight Vigil: Remembering Our Loved Ones
WHEN: Friday, May 27th @ 6:30 pm
WHERE: New Hope Missionary Baptist Church
2433 West Roosevelt Dr.
The program will include a message of hope, a song performance and the lighting of candles ceremony. There will also be available a paper replica of the future QHF Wall of Remembrance. We will invite all family members and friends present to add their loved ones names to the wall in remembrance. For more inforation about the Quadrevion Henning Foundation or about the candlelight vigil event, please contact the foundation directly at: [email protected] or call (414) 364-4700.