Black Lives Matter Virtual Vigil Recap




Dear Arlington friends and neighbors,


We hope you were able to join us in our Virtual Vigil for Black Lives Matter. If you were unable to make it, we've posted the video here for you to enjoy.





The Posters mentioned during the vigil can be located here, and the BLM resources are located here. The Town Black Lives Matter Proclamation and the Vigil Statement can be downloaded here:

BLM Proclamation
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AHRC Statement for the BLM Vigil
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Our deepest gratitude to all of our speakers for sharing their time with us.


  • Rabbi Jonathan Kraus, of Beth El Temple Center

  • Father Marc Bishop

  • Reverend Diane Wong, of St. John's Episcopal

  • Reverend Miriam Gelfer, of Parish of the Epiphany, Winchester

  • Cantor Doob Lisa Doob, of Temple Isaiah

  • Reverend Cynthia Good, of Calvary Church

  • Rabbi Cari Bricklin-Small, of Temple Shir Tikvah

  • Pastor Chris Gredenius, of Highrock Church

  • Cantor Beth Levin, of Temple Shir Tikvah

  • Reverend Marta Flanagan, of First Parish Unitarian Universalist of Arlington

  • Father Anthony Evangelatos, of Saint Athanasius Greek Orthodox Church

  • Pastor Ross Goodman, of Saint Paul Lutheran Church

  • Rabbi Howard Jaffe, of Temple Isiaiah

  • Rabbi Avi Bukiet, of Chabad Center for Jewish Life of Arlington - Belmont

  • Malia Crawford

  • Senator Cindy Friedman

  • Rep Dave Rogers

  • Rep Sean Garballey

  • Select Board Chair John Hurd

  • Njuere Ewah

  • Noah Sweder

  • Sharon Grossman

  • Kristen Bauer

  • Crystal Haynes

  • Adam Chapdelaine

  • Chief Julie Flaherty


Arlington values equity, diversity, and inclusion. We are committed to building a community where everyone is heard, respected, and protected.


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Phone: 781-316-3250

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Arlington, MA 02476

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The AHRC strives to ensure the fair and equal treatment for all people who live, work and pass through our community.

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