Saturday, January 18, 2014

McCrorey YMCA to host MLK Teen Summit

Looking for a way to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day?

The McCrorey YMCA will host its second annual Martin Luther King Teen Summit Monday. Teens will discuss and learn about social justice, higher education, entrepreneurship and civic engagement.

The keynote speaker with be Chavis Gash from Dream Builders Communications, Inc. He will reflect on the turbulence of the 1960s and talk about the power of education, networking and choosing the right friends to make dreams come true today.

The event is free to attend and will run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., after the 20th annual MLK Holiday Prayer Breakfast.

The McCrorey Family YMCA is at 3801 Beatties Ford Road in Charlotte.