Video and reporting by: Isaiah Showell
MILLVILLE, N.J. — Community members gathered at the American Legion in Millville for a breakfast event celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday.
Those in attendance took necessary coronavirus-related precautions such as wearing masks and social distancing, but the breakfast event also served as a precursor to a day of service, which took place in honor of Dr. King. The breakfast event also featured discussion about how to improve and empower the community.
“I think there’s a great awakening going on — where people are realizing ‘hey, I can do something. I can make an impact,'” Iron Sharpens Iron’s Marty Brown, who helped host the event, said. “I wanted to bring all the great workers who are doing the work together so we can have a greater impact. It’s about being empowered, and it’s about empowering and inspiring each other.”
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