WINDY CITY TIMES
||CBLG Marks King Day
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An estimated 200 people attended Monday's 8th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Breakfast sponsored by Chicago Black Lesbians and Gays. The event was held this year at the Robert A. Black School, 7133 S. Coles. Rev. Dr. Joseph E. Hill of Power Circle Congregation was the keynote speaker. Beverly Jenkins of Milwaukee was also a featured speaker. Others addressing the crowd including youth, performers, activist Vernita Gray and Rev. Alma Crawford. Event co-chairs were Alexia Johnson and Dwayne Woods.
LEFT: Minister Boris Powell (left) and Ken McCane of Adodi offered the libations. TOP: Co-chair Woods and speaker Jenkins. BELOW: Several youth addressed the audience, including Virgil Roberson. Look for more coverage in the February BLACKlines, available Jan. 29.
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