Operation Uplift Commemorates King’s Past By Honoring Present Achievers

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 || By Michael Romain Saturday, ELMHURST — Last Saturday, April 5, Operation Uplift held its 26th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Community Awards Luncheon at Diplomat West Banquets in Elmhurst. Typically the luncheon is held in January to commemorate the King holiday. However, Uplift’s president, Mrs. Northica Stone, said that due to the inclement weather and shortage of nominations submitted … Continue reading Operation Uplift Commemorates King’s Past By Honoring Present Achievers

Weekend In Preview: FREE Youth Breakfast, 26th Annual Operation Uplift Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Awards Luncheon

For the weekend… Saturday, April 5, 2014 Maywood, 9 AM to 11 AM— Maywood Youth Mentoring will be hosting its FREE monthly youth breakfast at Canaan AME Church (801 S. 14th Avenue, Maywood IL). Please enter through the rear parking lot door. This month’s speaker will be Joseph Pullen, a basketball player turned software developer. He’ll be speaking on the theme: “Prepare for your future, but … Continue reading Weekend In Preview: FREE Youth Breakfast, 26th Annual Operation Uplift Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Awards Luncheon

Notification: 26th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Awards Luncheon, Saturday, April 5th

Thursday, March 27, 2014 RELEASE DATE: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 The date of the 26th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Awards Luncheon is just around the corner. This special event fundraiser is entitled “Embracing The Legacy of His Dream”, and takes place on Saturday, April 5, 2014.  It well commemorate Dr. King’s life and the ultimate sacrifice that took place on April 4, 1968 … Continue reading Notification: 26th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Awards Luncheon, Saturday, April 5th