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Applications Available for the 2021 Arthur Pappy Kennedy Scholarship

Hosted by the YMCA of Central Florida, the Southwest Orlando Jaycees, and the City of Orlando’s Martin Luther King Commission, the annual Arthur “Pappy” Kennedy Prayer Breakfast commemorates the legacies of civil rights pioneers Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Arthur “Pappy” Kennedy, Orlando’s first African American City Council Member.  Normally, the breakfast is held in-person at the First Baptist Church of Orlando. However, for the safety of our neighbors, the Y...