HONOLULU (KHON2) – Tomorrow, January 15, is Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday and to celebrate this pioneering activist, the Honolulu Hawaii NAACP will be hosting a virtual event.
King was a Baptist minister and social activist, who led the civil rights movement in the late 1950s and 1960s before he was tragically assassinated in Memphis Tennessee.
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Tomorrow, the Honolulu Hawaii NAACP, with the help of Honolulu’s African American Community Organizations, will host a virtual celebration showcasing the great work King has done and talking about what remains to be done.
The Honolulu Hawaii NAACP is a non-profit organization that hosts these events every year, while providing black history weekly to its Facebook followers.
Tomorrow’s virtual event will take place from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. with keynote address by Reverend Dr. John Giles and entertainment by Mia Austin.
The organization said everyone is welcome to attend their virtual event and they are happy to share King’s wise words with their community every day and especially on King’s birthday.
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The meeting ID for Zoom is 9172491003 and the passcode is MLKDAY2022.