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HOUSTON, May 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The George Floyd Foundation (GFF) announced today that they will host a George Floyd Commemorative Concert on Sunday, May 30, 2021 in Houston, Texas.

The event will take place at the Fountain of Praise Church where George Floyd’s funeral was held before he was taken to his final resting place in Pearland.

The all white affair will commemorate the one-year marking of George Floyd’s tragic death and serve as a reminder of the continued fight for #JusticeforGeorge (9:29) and so many others that have lost their lives unjustly, #SayTheirNames.

There will also be a week of events in Minneapolis to mark the anniversary and it will culminate with this finale celebration in Houston on the 30th.  Guests and virtual participants will include; Members of George Floyd’s family, friends, VIP’s, celebrities, political and community leaders and supporters representing various parts of the world.

Event Details

The George Floyd Commemorative Concert (Houston, TX.)

An All White Affair Presented by The George Floyd Foundation

Date: Sunday, May 30, 2021

Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm CT

Location: The Fountain of Praise Church in Houston (Dr. Remus E. Wright, Senior Pastor and Mia K. Wright, Co-Pastor)

13950 Hillcroft Ave., Houston, TX 77085

Open To The Public, With Limited

Capacity

Link To Register to Attend: https://www.tfop.org/georgefloyd

Media: Media must submit requests for coverage in advance for approval Live Onsite Coverage Available (Subject to space availability)

“We could not have predicted, that George Floyd, death, would inspire a year of worldwide protests, unifying people of all nationalities, calling for an end to systemic racism and police brutality. A year later, his injustice has continued to shake the nation and the world and it is our intention that the sacrifice of his life, is not in vain and does result in justice, saving other lives and ultimately change the world,” says Shareeduh Tate, President of The George Floyd Foundation and George’s 1st cousin.

For more information, go to: Website: https://www.thegeorgefloydfoundation.org

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