The 18th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast for Equality will be held Saturday, January 15th at 9:00 a.m. at Edison Junior High School.
Breakfast will be available at 8:15 a.m. and will be catered by CJ’s Café. Students (18 and younger) attend for free, with an $8.00 charge for adults attending. This year’s speaker is Oba William King, a poet and storyteller. He will present his program, “I Love My People”, featuring poetry and stories that share the commonality of people as captured in the writings of African-American authors.
Click here to view the flyer. For reservations or more information, please call the YWCA at (309) 347-9922, ext. 25.
The Breakfast is sponsored by the YWCA’s Coalition for Equality, United Way of Pekin, and the Illinois Humanities Council.