Memorial for Major Thomas Egan and Tribute to the Egan Warming Center
Friday, December 17th
Corner of 1st and Blair in Eugene
Join us to celebrate the memory of Major Thomas Egan. Major Egan, a homeless veteran, died during a snowstorm in Eugene in December 2008. His experience was the inspiration for the Egan Warming Center, a temporary shelter that serves homeless citizens in Lane County during extreme cold weather.
The memorial will include guest speakers, a color guard and a wreath laying ceremony. We will also honor the volunteers and faith communities that make the Egan Warming Center possible. Coffee and hot chocolate will be served.
For more information about the Egan Warming Center visit www.eganwarmingcenter.org