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JAX Chamber to host 23rd Annual MLK breakfast

The Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce will host its 23rd Annual Martinjacksonville chamber logo Luther King Jr. Breakfast from 7 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Jan. 8 at the Prime Osborn Convention Center.

Presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, the breakfast will feature keynote speaker Rodney L. Hurst Sr., author of  It Was Never about a Hot Dog and a Coke (WingSpan Press, 2008).

The annual breakfast is hosted by the City of Jacksonville, Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce, Jacksonville Urban League, NAACP – Jacksonville Branch, and Southern Christian Leadership Conference.

Sponsors for the event include:

• Presenting sponsor: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida;

• Speaker sponsor, Clockwork Marketing Services;

• Gold sponsors, Lee Printing, PRI Productions Inc., Publix, and St. Vincent’s Healthcare;

• Silver sponsors, CSX, Fidelity Investments, Jacksonville Aviation Authority, Jacksonville Transportation Authority, JAXPORT, VyStar Credit Union, Wachovia, and Waste Management.

Tickets for the breakfast are $20 per person. Corporate tables of 10 are $250 per table.

More information about the 23rd Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast and the Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce is available online at or by calling (904) 366-6600, ext. 7606. To register for the event, call (904) 366-6600 ext. 7606 or email

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