On the 21st of December, People For Fairness coaltion held their annual vigil and march to remember those who have died on the street while homeless this year. This year 45 people died on the streets, some of their names as well as a casket were carried in the march from Luther Place Memorial Church to Freedom Plaza.
Many are sleeping there overnight, and on the morning of Dec 22 will tour the Wilson Building after spending the longest night of the year in Freedom Plaza.
The scene in Luther Place prior to the march
Marching on 14th st with the casket remembering 45 homeless people who died this year in DC
Carrying names of the fallen
The march arrives on Freedom Plaza for the night