A press release from the McHenry County College Pro-life Students:
McHenry County College Pro-life student organization to hold an event November 9, 2011, to raise awareness on campus and in the community about the frequency of abortions in America
Crystal Lake, IL, November 7, 2011: A Cemetery of the Innocents will be on display at MCC, adjacent to the cafeteria, beginning around 7am.The event will continue throughout the entire day on November 9, 2011.
This event is being sponsored by the Students Supporting the Right to Life, which is a pro-life student organization at McHenry County College. All community members are welcomed and encouraged to take a few minutes to come and see this display.
Cemetery of the innocents is a display representing the total number of abortions that occur in America each day.
Similar events have been held on college campuses around the country, and this is the second time it will be displayed at MCC.
More than 53 million lives have been lost to abortion in America, since 1973.
This event will serve to make the community more aware of the frequency at which abortions are occurring and help bring the attention of every community member towards the pressing need to take action.