REMOTE - Make Sympathy Cards for Families of COVID Victims (Raleigh)


Historic Oakwood Cemetery

What You'll Do:

We invite you, ages 5 and up, to write letters of sympathy to those most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic; those who lost their loved ones. Cards will need to be dropped off at the Cemetery Office before Sept. 20 - Mon through Thurs 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM or on Fridays between 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM.

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This service opportunity begins September 1st and we will end submissions on September 10th. On September 12th, Historic Oakwood Cemetery is hosting families and individuals who lost loved ones to COVID-19 for a memorial event where we will distribute your letters to offer support and encouragement for those in attendance.

In your letter, offer encouragement through words of kindness and sympathy
Example: “We are sorry for your loss and will continue to keep you in our thoughts.”

Feel free to draw/color cheerful images of support.

Impact Statement:

Oakwood Cemetery is a cemetery full of life. We proudly continue to serve families after 152 years of service in the triangle.

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No location specified.

Rain Plan:

Virtual event.

Parking Info:

Pull in the front gate, make your first right turn and park on the left hand side by the office.
Date/Time: Volunteers Needed: