Martin Luther King Jr. Community CelebrationLeave a Comment
Stuart Stotts, award winning singer, author and storyteller was our guest presenter for the 2017 celebration. Stuart spoke on the influence of music on the civil rights movement and the history of particular songs including the iconic “We Shall Overcome”. The evening included music from the Pacelli High School Concert Choir Starting our evening with the National Anthem and “Lift Every Voice and Sing” and concluded the night with stirring renditions of “Inscription of Hope” and “River in Judea”. The event also included the presentation of the Justiceworks’ John Klismet Volunteer Award to Tiffani Krueger, co-founder of Evergreen Community Initiatives.