The shooting of Oscar Grant at the Fruitvale BART station was a devastating event for one young man, his friends and family and his whole community. A jury is currently deliberating on the fate of his accused shooter Johannes Mehserle, and a verdict is expected in the very near future. We would like to invite you to a community rally to promote healing and support Oscar Grant’s family, friends and community. The event is to be held in front of City Hall on the day of the verdict.
Please join community members, religious leaders, family and friends of Oscar Grant, and elected officials for a rally which will include:
- Live Music
- Spoken Word
- Faith Leaders
WHERE: Frank H. Ogawa Plaza (14th and Broadway)
WHEN: 6pm to 9pm
Sponsored by the Community Working for Peace, Healing and Justice