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Wave of Light

The Pregnancy and Infant Loss (PAIL) Society, First Year Cleveland, the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services Board of Cuyahoga County and March of Dimes will host the 2021 Wave of Light virtual event Friday, Oct. 15

This event is for those who have experienced miscarriage, stillbirth or the loss of a baby before his or her first birthday by lighting a virtual candle in a ceremony to honor angel babies. The program will begin a 6:30 p.m., followed by the candle lighting ceremony at 7 p.m.

In order to receive a candle and have your baby’s name read at the lighting ceremony, register by Oct. 1 at

Details on candle pickup and how to join the virtual event will be sent via email after registration. Candles will be available by pickup only for Cuyahoga County residents.

For questions or more information, contact 216.531.6481 or

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