Description: The University and Greater New Haven communities are invited to attend this year’s commemorative event featuring local organizers who honor King’s life and legacy through their daily work toward social justice from the intersection of activism, art, faith, and healing.
Moderated by Hanifa Nayo Washington, Communications & Participant Engagement Coordinator, Co-Creating Effective & Inclusive Organizations, this dynamic panel discussion will feature:
Barbara Fair, social worker and social justice activist
Kerry Ellington, Community & Economic Development Community Organizer, New Haven Legal Assistance Association
Aaron Jafferis, Founding Artistic Director, The Word New Haven
Mikveh Warshaw ysn ’17, psychiatric nurse practitioner and founding member of Mending Minyan