Press Releases

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD

Pictured above at the MLK, Jr Celebration at Palm Beach State on January 10, 2018 are (l. to r.) Christene Campbell-Gabor, Debra Chandler, Karen Wilkerson, and Pam Maldonado.

Remarks by Karen Wilkerson, President, on LWVPBC receiving the Martin Luther King Jr. Award for Community Service:

“Thank you for this recognition. For 98 years, the League has persevered in promoting and protecting voting rights. We will continue this important focus. We hope you will join us in making sure more voters go to the polls because their participation is vital to democracy.

In honor of those of us that marched with Dr. King, please use today to recommit ourselves to the goal of true equality.

Please support us in having Florida join the growing number of states wanting to

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Sugar Tour

Sugar Tour to Florida Crystals – Wednesday, January 24th.

Tour is limited to 40 people.

Sign up by clicking HERE – deadline January 14th. 

Please contact Keeter Martinson with questions, keetnpb@aol.com.

Lunch and transportation from the Palm Beach Outlets provided. We will be picking up from the Palm Beach Outlet Mall at 7:30 and will leave no later than 7:45 am.

Attire for the day is suggested to be socks, sneakers or rubber sole shoes. Khakis or denim pants and shirts with sleeves. No boat sh amoes or slippers.

Here is a tentative itinerary of the day:

8:30 am- Arrive at the ACE

8:45 am- Environmental overview by Sharon Trost

9:15 am- Overview of Research & Development

9:45 am- Precision Agriculture

10:15 am- Visit greenhouse

10:45 am- …

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