14th Mayors Prayer Breakfast to host keynote speaker Alveda King

The 14th annual Mayors Prayer Breakfast in the Santa Clarita Valley will be held May 3 at Kelly’s Wedding Garden from 7-8:30 a.m.

The breakfast will host Alveda King, niece of the late civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr., as its keynote speaker.

If pricing is an issue, residents can contact sponsoring nonprofit organization The Diako Group for assistance.

The breakfast is part of a series of national events, the first of which was held by President Eisenhower in 1953 in Washington, D.C. Its purpose is to show support for local leaders and elected officials.

Entertainment will be provided by local musicians.

Keynote speaker King currently serves as a Pastoral Associate and Director of Civil Rights for the Unborn, the African American Outreach for Priests for Life. She is also a voice for the Silent No More Awareness Campaign, sharing her testimony of two abortions and support for the pro-life movement.

Kelly’s Wedding Garden is located at 26453 Friendly Valley Parkway.

Ticket pricing begins at $28.50, and registration and check-in will begin at 6:30 a.m.



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Crystal Duan

Crystal Duan

Crystal Duan is the Signal's political reporter, covering City Council, the county and other happenings around the city. She graduated from the University of Missouri's journalism school and has worked at the Indianapolis Star and Minneapolis Star Tribune. She has been with the Signal since March 2018.