A press release from MCC’s student Pro-Life organization:
The Students Supporting the Right to Life
to Host the “Cemetery of the Innocents” on Wednesday
What: The Cemetery of the Innocents: a silent witness display of 170 crosses, each representing 20 babies lives ended by abortion, making the total number of babies aborted daily approximately 3,400.
When: Wednesday April 6th from 7:00am – 8:30pm
Where: McHenry County College, 8900 US Highway 14, Crystal Lake, IL 60012-2761, outside of Building C.
Why: To offer a memorial to the many innocent lives ended each day because of abortion. The object is to help students and community members realize the truth of abortion, and cultivate a reverence for the sanctity of each and every human life, from the very moment of conception.
About the Students Supporting the Right to Life at MCC: Members of the Students Supporting the Right to Life work to save lives threatened by induced abortion, euthanasia, and the destruction of human embryos for research.
In furtherance of these goals, its members seek to promote respect for life at McHenry County College and in the surrounding community, to educate on life issues and to help those in need so that life is a promising choice.