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Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events in Hawai‘i to Honor Civil Rights Leader
January 11, 2022

Fellows mentioned in this story: Josie Howard, Cohort VIII

From Honolulu Star-Advertiser:

To honor civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., local community groups are organizing events that get underway this weekend and continue through Monday, the federal and state holiday.


Among the planned local MLK Jr. Day events:

>> The Church of the Crossroads will hold its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Peacemaker Award ceremony, which recognizes people or organizations that advocate for civil rights, social justice and peace as exemplified by King. This year’s award recipient is Josie Howard, CEO of We Are Oceania, a nonprofit that serves the Micronesian and Pacific Islander communities in Hawai‘i. The ceremony will be held on Zoom at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Call 808-949-2220 or email for the Zoom link.

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