Dia de Los Muertos Barrio Procession:
A time to remember those who have passed on because of domestic violence, highlight that issue in this community, and celebrate the lives of all those who have gone before us.
Paying respects to the altar of Sabrina Flores, a 16 year old girl who was murdered this year
Sabrina's mother adding her daughter's name to the Peace and Remembrance Mural
Community members came out to pay their respects to los muertos
Father Marty giving his blessing
Cool shot of the altar in front of the community home
Cristina and Lucy in front of the first stop
Cuco playing a meaningful song, encouraging positivity in life for children
At the San Jacinto Senior Home, getting ready for delicious tamales y street teatro
Los altares at the Senior Home
El muertito in front of an altar
Inner City's altar (foreground) and the altar to Manny (background)
It was a wonderful, emotional, and fun event. Muchas gracias to everyone who came to bring awareness to domestic violence in this community and celebrate life.
And to all the Muertos who are with us every day,