The mural was created to bring greater awareness around homelessness while paying respect to those who have perished homeless on our streets.
6 pm Meet & Greet.
Learn more about the I Have a Name Mural and The I Have a Name Project with Founder Jon Linton.
7 pm Special Guest Speakers.
Mural Artists, Brian Boner and Wayne Rainey will speak about the vision behind the imagery and message within the mural. Becky Brill Zibert will speak in memory of her niece, Summer, who tragically lost her life after becoming homeless. Followed by a Candlelight Vigil led by Dr. Maurice Chavez from Phoenix World Outreach, in memory and acknowledgement of every life that has been lost but not forgotten in the darkness of our streets.
Please bring backpacks, new blankets and new socks to be donated to Justa Center, a resource center that works with older homeless adults to obtain benefits and housing.
The I Have a Name Project is dedicated to bringing human connections and a voice to the lives and stories of people experiencing homelessness. A project born out of a need to inspire change, bring awareness & deliver hope where hope runs thin. To learn more please visit: ihaveaname.org