The Hopkinsville Human Relations Commission invites all interested citizens to attend the 2018 Mayor’s Unity Breakfast on Thursday, October 25, 2018 from 7:30 to 8:45 A.M. at the James E. Bruce Convention Center, at 303 Conference Center Dr., Hopkinsville, Kentucky. (Download a Flyer)
The Unity Breakfast is held in October each year in conjunction with the annual Human Relations Week. The theme of this year’s breakfast is Better Together, with Derrick Ramsey (Secretary of the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet) serving as keynote speaker. Derrick Ramsey works with the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
Individual tickets for $10.00 and tables for ten at $100.00 may be purchased at the Municipal Center in the Human Relations Commission or the Mayor’s Office or from any member of the Hopkinsville Human Relations Commission. Tickets purchased at the door are $15.00 each.
Each year a Hal & Bettye Thurmond and Unity Award are awarded to someone who’s making a difference to improve the community through his/her dedication to human relations, and community members who contribute to the spirit of unity. The awards will be presented by the Hopkinsville Human Relations Commission and the City of Hopkinsville.
A new award will also be presented by Mayor Carter M. Hendricks, he would like to recognize and honor a volunteer for their outstanding service to Hopkinsville. Hopkinsville residents are invited to nominate a volunteer they believe deserves this meritorious award.
Hal and Bettye Thurmond and Volunteer Award Nominations forms are being accepted until October 5th. Forms can be found on the Hopkinsville Human Relations Commission website at hopkinsvilleky.us/hrc
For additional information or to reserve tickets or tables, please call (270) 887-4010.