YMCA marks 23rd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration Breakfast

January 23, 2020

Photo by Yvonne Kemp

On Monday, January 20, 2020, the YMCA of metro Milwaukee presented their 23rd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration Breakfast for the first time ever at the Potawatomi Hotel and Casino. There were more than 900 community leaders in attendance. As part of the celebration the three student 1st place winners from the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Essay Contest were also there. Those students are elementary school winner Jordan Anders, middle school winner Alani Walls, and high school winner Jada Young.

Pictured are (back row, from left) Social Security Administration Customer Service Representative Mario Johnson, Sr.; Felician Services, Inc. Vice President of Special Projects and Senior Ministry Advisor Dr. Todd Beadle; Northwestern Mutual Life Underwriting Assistant Director Peavy Holmes; (front row, from left) Jada Young, Alani Walls; and Jordan Anderson. Mr. Smith and Dr. Beadle are also members of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Delta Chi Lambda Chapter who provided the Chromebooks® that were awarded to the students.