20th Annual MLK Observance

Monday, January 16th, 2023

Potluck starts at 6:00 pm

Doors open at 5:30

This event is free and open to the public. Donations are welcome and will be split between SACA and the Grange.


Key Note Speaker: Joel Autry

“Building Community Through Service and Sensitivity”

Joel Autry is a local columnist and food security activist with the free community meal program “We all Dine in Silverton!” Autry holds degrees in finance and marketing from Notre Dame University, is on the board of Silverton Area Community Aid and is a contributing columnist for the local Our Town publication.

Facemasks encouraged


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Please honor KBOO as a regular sponsor of our event by donating to its year-end fundraiser at kboo.org.

Past MLK Speakers

2022

19th Annual MLK Observance with Keynote by Ahjamu Umi, “Does American Identify = White Supremacy?

View recording on Youtube

Purchase Ahjamu’s Book, A Guide for Organizing Defense against White Supremacist, Patriarchal, and Fascist Violence

2021

18th Annual MLK Observance with Keynote by Cameron Whitton, “The Power of Resiliance”

View recording on Youtube