Monday, December 19, 2016

Frontiers Breakfast on Jan. 16

The Frontiers International Plainfield Area Club presents their 41th Annual Dr. Martin

Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast. The Breakfast, the longest running tribute to

Dr. King in New Jersey, will be Monday, January 16, 2017 at the Plainfield High

School cafeteria and auditorium starting at 8:30 am.

Guest speaker for the Breakfast will be Lawrence Hamm,

founder and Chairman of the People’s Organization for

Progress (POP) a premiere grassroots independent political

organization. Larry will speak on the theme “"We must

accept finite disappointment but never lose infinite hope.”

The Breakfast, an annual commemoration of the life of Dr.

King, highlights student groups, awards scholarships, and

recognizes those in the community who have made

outstanding contributions.

This year’s honorees will receive the Westry Horne “Excellence in Education” award

for their contribution to the Plainfield School System, the Community Service Award

and the Service to Youth. Westry Horne, one of the founders of the Frontiers

International Plainfield Area Club, was an avid tennis player and master educator.

The auditorium at Plainfield High School bears his name.

The Breakfast will be a truly special event where the entire community can enjoy a

delicious breakfast with entertainment, honor Plainfield’s finest and pay tribute to

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

For more information, contact Andrea Kee at 908-327-8002 or via email or John Brinkley at 908-868-8704.

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