On Jan. 15, 2018, the Memphis Alumni Chapter of LeMoyne-Owen College hosted the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast. This year marks the 50th Anniversary of Dr. King’s assassination. The Annual Fundraiser is held to raise money for scholarships for students at LeMoyne-Owen College.
“Celebrating the Progression of the Dream” was the theme. Pastor J. Lawrence Turner delivered the keynote address and video recognizing the sanitation strikers was displayed during the program.