World Arts Foundation, Inc. is proud to produce its 28th consecutive tribute to a great American Hero and world citizen, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., at New Beginnings Conference Center in Portland, Oregon on Monday, January 21, 2013, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. The theme of this year’s program is: Standing on the Shoulders. “We not only stand on the shoulders of those who have come before us, but also those who are among us.”
The program includes an array of community speakers from various civic and social community organizations. Featured artists will include: The Jefferson Dancers; The Ghanaian Kukatonon African Drummers and Dancers; A Portland String quintet; the Aurora Choir; and Portland Public Schools Elementary and High School bands and choirs. The Dream Village is a marketplace where vendors and exhibitors offer local arts, products, services and information. This is a community event for all ages, promising to be an exciting celebration of entertainment, education, multicultural exchange and tasty dining.