dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration Breakfast
The Race Relations & Diversity Task Force & The Community House present
The 25th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Breakfast
January 16, 2017 9:00AM -10:30 AM
The Community House
Keynote Speaker: Shirley Stancato
President & CEO, New Detroit, Inc.
$35 Per Person
Martin Luther King Keynote Speakers 1993 – 2016
1993 Philip M. Lenud, Ph.D., Morehouse roommate of MLK, Jr.
1994 Samuel Betances, Prof. of Sociology N.E. Illinois Univ.
1995 Desiree Cooper, Editor, Metro Times
1997 Amyre Makupson, News anchor, WKBD-TV
1998 Cliff Russell, Columnist, Free Press
1999 Saul Green, U. S. Attorney for the Eastern District Michigan
2000 Jennifer Granholm, Attorney General, State of Michigan
2001 Glenda D. Price, Ph.D., President, Marygrove College
2002 Leonard Pitts, Jr., Syndicated Columnist
2003 Ben Wilson, Ph.D. & Lewis Walker, Ph.D., authors of Black Eden: The Idlewild Community
2004 Nathan Rutstein, Director, Institute for the Healing of Racism
2005 Reginald Turner, Attorney, Labor & Employment, Clark Hill, Inc.
2006 Trisha Stein, Executive Director, One United Michigan
2007 Huel Perkins, News anchor, Fox 2
2008 Rev. Dr. Charles G. Adams, Pastor, Hartford Memorial Baptist Church
2009 Dr. William G. Anderson, Prominent Physician & Civil Rights Leader
2010 The Honorable Denise Langford Morris, Oakland County's First African American Circuit Court Judge
2011 Dr. Carlyle Fielding Stewart III, Pastor of Hope United Methodist Church
2012 Ms. Rochelle Riley, Author and Journalist
2013 Silas Norman Jr., M. D. Civil Rights Activist and Leader
2014 Darryl Wood, Independent Broadcast Media Professional
2015 Panel Discussion with Terri Laws, Rev. Dr. Stephen Butler Murray, and Macie Tuiasosopo; Moderated by Jay Grossman
2016 Panel Discussion with Sufia Ahmed, John Akouri, Agustin V. Arbulu, Dr. Michael Young, and Maya Zreik; Moderated by Nichole Pardo
"Life's most persistent and urgent question is what are you doing for others."- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.