MONTEBELLO–Congresswoman Grace F. Napolitano (D-CA) will be one of the special guest speakers at the Genocide Remembrance Vigil/Rally on the evening of April 23–announced the Armenian National Committee San Gabriel Valley spokesperson. Napolitano–who represents the 38th District–is a strong advocate of Armenian American issues on Capitol Hill.
Organized by the ANC–this year’s Genocide Remembrance Vigil/Rally will be start at 8:00 p.m.–on Friday–April 23–at the Armenian Martyrs Monumen’s in Biknell Park–Montebello. The official program will begin at 8:30 p.m.; it will include video presentation and speeches. Along with Congresswoman Napolitano–guest speakers will include other local and state dignitaries. The event will conclude with the traditional vigil and prayer.