Ten years December 6, 2018 marked the anniversary date of Brandon Lee Brinkley’s passing. He was murdered and losing him to gun violence was, unimaginable-yet this became my gun violence reality. Had it not been for family, close friends, co-workers and church family, I could have been one of those parents who lost everything when I was going through. Losing a child does not compare to losing any other family member as I view it. Wallowing in self-pity was not an option as I then had a ten-year old daughter to raise, she needed me then as she did not fully understand that her big brother was not coming back. Courtney did not fully grieve until four years later…
Continue reading Reflecting – Robin Brinkley White, Brandon Lee Brinkley Foundation
Moms Demand Action will be hosting an Interfaith Sandy Hook Vigil at the Quaker Meeting House, in Wilmington, Delaware, on Sunday, December 16th. Religious leaders in the community will offer blessings and prayers, local musicians will perform, and local survivors of gun violence will share their stories during the speaking program. There will be an opportunity during the program to honor any survivors who are present. Following the program, there will be community program resources available and light refreshments.
Interfaith Sandy Hook Vigil
Sunday, December 16th at 5:00pm
Friends Meetinghouse (401 N. West Street Wilmington,DE)