On January 6th, S.O.S. Crown Heights hosted a candle vigil and balloon release in honor of community member Ernest “EJ” Sene who was killed by gun violence one year ago on January 6th, 2016.

75 community members were present at the vigil to remember EJ, family members and friends spoke a few words in honor of EJ, promoted community safety, and vowed to stand up against gun violence in honor of EJ.