On Saturday July 11, from noon to 4 p.m., an event to remember LaTiesha Green, the 22-year old transgender woman who was killed on Nov. 14 will take place, at the First English Lutheran Church, 501 James St., Syracuse.
The memorial includes a ceremony with emcee Akosua Woods, the Syracuse Gay and Lesbian Chorus, La Joven Guardia del Teatro y La Danza Latina (a Latino Theater Dance Troupe), and remarks from LaTeisha's friends and family.
There will be a dinner afterward in the church basement and dancing with DJ Flagg. The memorial is being planned by a coalition of community groups including the Rainbow Alliance of Central New York and P.E.A.C.E., Inc. Questions, contact Sage Upstate at 478-1923, or facebook.com/home.php#/group.php?gid=91245428796.