CHICAGO (WLS) --Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is on January 18. For the 26th straight year, PUSH Excel is hosting a thought-provoking discussion session at their scholarship breakfast. This year's event honors individuals whose undying commitment to community and education keeps the flame of Dr. King's work alive. Since it began, PUSH Excel has raised over $5 million and supported over 1,000 students in institutions of higher education.
Join this year's celebration on Mon., Jan. 18 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. Tickets are $125 per person and $1,250 for a 10-person table at http://www.pushexcelmlk2016.eventbrite.com.
Rev. Dr. Janette Wilson, National Director of Education for PUSH Excel, joined ABC7 to talk about the upcoming event and its importance.
Event: PUSH Excel 26th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Breakfast
Date: Mon. Jan. 18, 2016
Hours: 8 a.m.
Address: Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 E. Wacker Dr., Chicago
Admission/ Ticket Prices: $125/person $1250/table of 10
Purchase tickets online at http://pushexcelmlk2016.eventbrite.com
Contact: Janette Wilson at 773-256-2742