– MLK Breakfast 2018 Information Coming Soon! – 

Welcoming Reception & Conversation with Bill Whitaker 
 Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Henry A. Wallace Visitor Center – FDR Site 

26th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast
 Friday, January 20, 2017 at 7:15 a.m.
2017 Guest Speaker: Bill Whitaker

Mid-Hudson Civic Center

GUEST SPEAKER

Bill Whitaker joined CBS News 30 years ago.  He became a correspondent for CBS News Program 60 Minutes in 2014. Bill is an Emmy Award winner.

YOUTH HONOREES

Naraya L. Price, Wappinger Central School District

Neliekah Y. Wallace, Poughkeepsie City School District

COMMUNITY HONOREES

Barbara D. Davis, Community Leader, Mentor, & Visionary

Thad S. Jones, Community Leader, Mentor, & Visionary

RICHARD K. WAGNER DIVERSITY CHAMPION AWARD

Presentation by The Poughkeepsie Journal Media Group

Town of Wappinger Little League

FEATURING

Rayford Watkins & Spirit of Unity Musicians

PROGRAM, SPONSORSHIPS, & INDIVIDUAL TICKETS

2017 Martin Luther King, Jr. Invitation

 2017 Martin Luther King, Jr. Response Card

2016 SPONSORS

  • Grand Sponsors

  • Platinum Sponsors

  • Gold Sponsors

  • Silver Sponsors

  • Bronze Sponsors

Past Honorees:

Carly L. Ackerman
Kevin A. Alston
Geraldine Ballard
Alyssa Barber
Beulah Baptist Church
Manjot Kaur Bhatti
Claude & Linda* Bodley
Lucianna Brady
Rev. Charles Byrd
Rebecca E. Burkhart
Margaret & Donald Calista
Justin Carter
Harika Chatlapalli
Marva P. Clark
Ann Marie Colucci
Gladys L. Cooper
Jamar M. Cummings
Amanda D’Angelo
Joseph E. Davis
Steven Davis
Lisa Dickens
Shanna Didymus
Rodney Douglas
The Dyson Foundation
John Flowers
Polly Anderson Gage
Charles Garin
John Gartland
Frederica Goodman
Stephanie Lorraine Gossett
Phyllis Greenfield
Janeen R. Hall
Nakia Hansen
Ginnia E. Higgins
Edward & Theodora Hoe
IBM
Jeh Vincent Johnson
Joseph Johnson
Joshua N. Jordan
Adam Khatib
Marisa Lee
Brittany Lo
John Mack, III
Nadia Malcolm
Linda Mann
Hon. George D. Marlow
Theresa McCartney
J. Joseph McGowan
DeSean Morrow
Emily O’Neill
Joseph Parker, Jr.
Walter Patrice
Sheri Reid
Rashad Ricketts
Lorraine Roberts
Judge Albert M. Rosenblatt
Martin P. Rutberg
Nina R. Scott
Hollis W. Shaw
Joan & Jonah Sherman
Jeremy Stennett
Kathleen Stevens
Tyrone C. Stevens
Charles Stewart
Kyle Tam
William Theysohn
Tiffany Tara Thompson
Cherrell Evans-Tillery
Ethel Vaughn
Ana Julie Vertiz
Richard K. Wager
Brendan Warner
Rayford Watkins
Robert C. Watson, Jr.
Yanake Watson
Myung Chul Woo