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Portland’s MLK Dream Run supports communities of color – Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon 2021-10-17 21:27:42 –

KOIN, Oregon — The 10th MLK Dream Run was held on Sunday in northeastern Portland.

About 400 runners participated in this event.

The Soul District Business Association hosts an annual event to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s vision of social and economic justice.

Revenue from execution supports a community of businesses owned by Color and Minority.

“There was a construction company like Ray Moore. We had a city. We had a coalition of black men. There were many restaurants in the community and many in the community. There was a small business. After all, this event is to introduce the community to that small business and then to the community, “said John Washington of the Seoul District Business Association. increase.

The Sunday race ended the weekend’s fundraising activities.

On Saturday, the music and arts community was invited to join. After the race on Sunday, more live music entertained the runners.

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