We invite you to attend an event in the Charleston area that expresses our solidarity and support for the families of the victims and our beloved city.
1. Awakening III: Solstice
Saturday, June 20
Dixie Furniture Warehouse
The public is invited to attend this event sponsored by Enough Pie to light a candle and speak words of hope and support. A moment of silence will be held at 7PM.
2) Chime for Charleston: Church Bells Ring for Charleston
Sunday, June 21
Various Churches throughout Charleston
Every church in Charleston will ring their church bells in support and solidarity. The public is invited to ring personal handbells outside of the participating churches. The City of Charleston extends this invitation to churches throughout the United States.
3) City of Charleston Prayer Service
Friday, June 19
College of Charleston, TD Arena
The public is invited to attend a prayer service.
You may also provide financial support to the Mother Emmanuel Hope Fund which will provide funding to the families to pay for funeral services, counseling, and other needs as they cope with the tragedy.
You may donate to the fund at any Wells Fargo bank or send a check to the following address:
Mother Emmanuel Hope Fund
C/O City of Charleston
PO Box 304
Charleston, SC 29402