Senator Fort and Grady Coalition to Host Candlelight Vigil for Former Grady Dialysis Patients

WHAT:           State Sen. Vincent Fort (D-Atlanta) will join the Grady Coalition for a candlelight vigil at Grady Hospital tonight.  August 31 marks the last day Grady Hospital will provide treatment for 40 patients.  Vigil participants will light candles in memory of those who have passed, and for the future fatalities that will occur due to the closure of the clinic.

WHO:             State Senator Vincent Fort (D-Atlanta)

                        Grady Coalition

WHEN:           Tuesday, Augusts 31

                        8:30 p.m.


WHERE:        Grady Hospital

                        80 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive SE

                       Atlanta, Georgia 30303



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Sen. Vincent Fort represents the 39th Senate District which includes a portion of Fulton County.  He may be reached at his office at the Capitol at 404.656.5091, by cell phone at 404.287.7116.