Chevrolet Table of Brotherhood Tour Arrives in Memphis

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    Chevrolet Table of Brotherhood Tour Arrives in Memphis

    PR Newswire

    ATLANTA, Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — On August 28 ? the 48th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech ? the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial will be unveiled on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

    The GM Foundation and Chevrolet are partnering with the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Foundation to help raise awareness around the unveiling with the "Table of Brotherhood" tour stop in Memphis.

    The tour, moderated by CNN analyst Roland Martin, is designed to encourage an open discussion around relevant topics to Dr. King's message and legacy. The heart of the discussion will be the following topics:

    The Future of Education ? Realizing the Dream: Freedom, Racism and Progress

    The Future of our Youth ? Civil Rights Progress: A Look Back/A Look Forward

    The public is welcome to attend and witness the discussion.

    WHO:

    Chris Perry ? GM Vice President of Global Chevrolet Marketing & Strategy

    Ty Christian – MLK National Memorial Foundation Chief Marketing Strategist

    Adrienne Bailey ? President/CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Memphis

    Stan Bell ? Radio Personality on V101.1

    Congressman Steve Cohen ? 9th District

    Michael Adrian Davis ? Radio personality on Hallelujah FM

    Dr. David Hall ? CEO of the Church of God in Christ Publishing House

    Tomeka Hart ? President/CEO of the Memphis Urban League, Inc.

    Willie Herenton ? Former Mayor of Memphis

    Dr. Rev Samuel "Billy" Kyles ? Pastor of Monumental Baptist Church

    Sandra Roberts – Director, Children's Holocaust Memorial

    Lisa Nichols – Best-Selling Author

    WHEN:

    Saturday, August 13, 2011

    Doors Open: 2 p.m.

    Program Begins: 2:30 p.m.

    WHERE:

    National Civil Rights Museum

    450 Mulberry St., Memphis, TN

    SOURCE General Motors