City accepting nominations for MLK Hall of Fame

Providence is accepting nominations for the 11th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Hall of Fame awards. The office of Mayor Angel Taveras said nominees should be residents who have made meaningful contributions to acceptance, social justice, civil rights, and equality in the city. Letters of nomination no more than two pages long should specify how the nominee exemplifies the spirit of King’s work. Nominations will be accepted until Jan. 29. Nominees must live in Providence or have accomplished a significant amount of community work in the city.

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