In this episode, we delve into the essential nature of the NWA Martin Luther King Jr. Council and their weekend of celebrations around the birthday of Dr. King here in Northwest Arkansas. Showcasing a range of culturally engaging activities, these events aim to unite the community and honor Dr. King’s message.
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On this episode of the I Am Northwest Arkansas podcast, Randy Wilburn converses with Chris Seawood and Lindsey Leverett-Higgins from the Northwest Arkansas Martin Luther King Jr Council. They delve into the State of Black Northwest Arkansas Census, aiming to gather vital data on the Black community’s experiences and needs for inclusivity and informed decisions.
They reflect on historical challenges and the resilience of Black communities, emphasize inclusive growth in the region, discuss talent retention hurdles, and highlight the census as a tool for positive change.
About the Show: Everyone has the power for greatness, not for fame but greatness because greatness is determined by service. – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.…