Defending the Dream
Dr. Alveda King
"Abortion is an attack on the family and the humanity that unites us all."
A Woman's Concern is thrilled to welcome Dr. Alveda King (niece of Martin Luther King Jr.) as our special guest and speaker at this year's banquet on May 1, 2014 at
. The evening will feature a special guest client speaker as well. Calvary
"Dr. King currently serves as a Pastoral Associate and Director of African-American Outreach Priests for Life and Gospel of Life. She is a voice for the Silent No More Awareness Campaign and frequently shares her testimony of two abortions, God's forgiveness, and healing.
The daughter of the late civil rights activist Rev. A.D. King and his wife Naomi Barber King, Alveda grew up in the civil rights movement led by her uncle, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Her family home in
Alabama, was bombed, as was her father’s
church office in . Alveda was jailed
during the open housing movement. She sees the prolife movement as a
continuation of the civil rights struggle. Dr. King lives in Louisville,
Kentucky . where she is the grateful mother of
six and a doting grandmother." Atlanta
Tickets are complementary, and a love offering will be taken to benefit A Woman's Concern. Reservations may be made HERE or by calling 717.394.1136 (ext. 5).
Source: Priests for Life