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On Monday, April 2, 2018 – Hyundai Motor America, in partnership with The NAACP, will kick off the MLK50 series of events with a heartfelt program paying homage to the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. titled “The Dream Lives”. MLK50 includes events and activities to encourage others to continue the Civil Rights Movement while focusing on the theme, “MLK50 – Where Do We Go From Here.” “The Dream Lives” program will help to encourage activism and spark change as we lead up to April 4, 2018, the date of Dr. King’s 1968 assassination. Hosted by local radio personality Stan Bell (V101), the program will feature the TOD choir, special musical guest Michelle Williams, Civil Rights icons and community leaders.
Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Rainbow PUSH
Mr. Derrick Johnson, President and CEO, NAACP
Bishop Henry M. Williamson, Sr., 52nd Bishop Christian Methodist Episcopal Church
Mrs. Louise Patterson, Evangelist
Dr. Alvin O’Neal Jackson, Senior Pastor, Park Avenue Christian Church
Dr. Gina Stewart, Christ Missionary Baptist Church
Bishop Milton Hawkins, Temple of Deliverance, COGIC
Lee Harris, Tennessee State Senate
Ms. Tiffany Lostin, NAACP Youth and College Director