INSPIRING DREAMERS

SPIRIT OF PORTLAND AWARD WINNING EVENT

SUNDAY AUGUST 3, 2014

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the "I Have A Dream" speech delivered by
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in August of 1963

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“The inseparable twin of racial injustice was economic injustice.”  

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 1958

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The MLK Dream Run benefits youth development and empowerment by collaborating with programs that break the cycle of economic inequities and disparities in our communities.

2014 MLK Dream Run beneficiaries include:

"I Have a Dream" Oregon whose vision is that every child, no matter how disadvantaged, has the opportunity, support and resources needed to succeed in school, graduate from high school, and pursue their dreams of higher education and economic independence.

The NNEBA Fellows Program which provides young men and women (16-26) the opportunities to improve and expand skills that comes from operating successful businesses and organizations. Simultaneously their work plan is designed to both connect them with the business community while leaving a sustainable and positive impact in this community.  

North by Northeast Community Health Center which improves health outcomes in a medically under-served community by offering health screening and basic medical services at no cost. Priority is given to low-income individuals without health insurance living in the surrounding inner N/NE neighborhoods.

Sponsors

Vault of Opportunity

Let Freedom Ring

Rise To Majestic Heights

Soul Force

The MLK Dream Run is Produced in Collaboration with
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