MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - Three days of events including workshops, community service, worship and a parade mark Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday in the Myrtle Beach area.
Events organized by the Carolina African American Heritage Foundation include a community civil rights service Sunday at Mount Olive AME Church. A community awards breakfast and the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade are scheduled for Monday.
Saturday was a day of community service, including a workshop on helping minority-owned businesses and those run by women learn more about bidding and securing work contracts. Another focused on helping small businesses get access to capitalCopyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.