In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday, Ms. Orrin will speak about the connections between Dr. King’s legacy and today’s Black Lives Matter movement.
About our Speaker:
Chevara Orrin has worked in the profit and higher education sectors for more than 15 years and has served as a community advocate for more than 30 years. Her earliest memory of activism was as a three-year-old, sleeping in concrete building tubes across the street from the White House in support of the Bangladesh Liberation War and protesting famine in Pakistan. She is a creative consultant, writer and public speaker whose topics range from Networking & Personal Brand Development to Social Justice to Personal Empowerment. Chevara is also founder and co-creator of #WHITEANDWOKE, an initiative designed to raise awareness among and create action to dismantle institutional racism.
Worship Leader: Vanessa Birchell | Accompanist: Gary Smart