Two local public figures are set to be honored at the upcoming annual Tiffin-Seneca Community Martin Luther King Day Celebration and Dinner.
Patricia DeMonte, director of the Tiffin-Seneca United Way, and former Tiffin Mayor James Boroff will be awarded the Peacemaker Award for their work with the homeless population.
The annual program, which celebrates the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., will be held this year on Monday, Jan. 20 at Faith United Methodist Church, 75 N. Sandusky St., Tiffin.
The program includes a dinner at 6:00 p.m., which requires reservations, as well as a celebration starting at 7:15 p.m., which is free and open to the public.
The keynote speaker at the celebration is Jason Daniels, president and CEO of JAYRAMON, LLC, a consulting firm focusing on philanthropy and management.
The program will include award-winning essays read by local school children and a performance by the Tiffin University Gospel Choir.
To place reservations for the dinner, call Dawn at (419) 448-2207 by Jan. 16. Adult tickets are $20 and children ages 4 through 10 can get in for $5.