HARTFORD – Approximately 100 people walked nearly a mile in a procession from St. Anne-Immaculate Conception Church on
“It’s all about her,” said Pedro Ruiz, president of Grupo Guadalupano, an organization of Mexican Americans who plan local events.
“We welcome the entire community to this event, not just people from
Among those in the procession were the members of Voces Guadalupanas, a musical group from
The event in
During the month of December, members of Grupo Guadalupano, carrying an image of Our Lady, also visit homes to pray the rosary with families.
The group also supports the needy in the community throughout the year, such as on Mother’s Day, when members provide food baskets to needy families.
The Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe is celebrated in