Press release from City of Asheville:
An interfaith memorial service to honor Asheville’s homeless and formerly homeless citizens who died in 2018 will be held at 9:30 a.m. Dec. 19 at Haywood Street Congregation, 297 Haywood St.
The Haywood Street Congregation provides several ministries to those experiencing homelessness, including twice-weekly meals and worship services and a medical respite care program. The Rev. Brian Combs will officiate the service.
To learn about homelessness in Asheville and nationwide trends, visit the City of Asheville’s Homeless Initiative webpage.